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Power Breakfast: Megatrends of the New Normal with Christine Crandell

August 14, 2020 @ 8:00 am - 9:00 am









Join the Innovation Cluster for an early morning session that welcomes leaders in tech and innovation to discuss trends, and industry!

This session encourages you to whip up a delicious breakfast from home, pour a hot cup of coffee (or tea) and sit in on our first ever virtual Power Breakfast.

Gain insight into how COVID-19 is having a growing impact on the world, specifically in business; how they operate, their structure, and their selling.

This virtual session is intended to provide business leaders, thought leaders and startups with a perspective on the evolving situation and its implications.

The pandemic is a catalyst for changing how Canadian start-ups across ICT, CleanTech, AgriTech, and MedTech sectors operate, structure, and grow.

Based in Silicon Valley, CA, Christine, an author and blogger for Forbes, CustomerThink and will discuss the six megatrends that highlight the major difference between yesteryear and tomorrow. She will also share how start-ups, early-stage growth companies, and innovation ecosystems can leverage these megatrends into market advantages on the global stage:

  1. Time-based competition.
  2. Human-2-Human commerce.
  3. Customer-aligned and empowered companies.
  4. Vigilant, purpose-driven organizations.
  5. Business models based on speed.
  6. Deconstruction of supply chains.

Christine Crandell

Christine Crandell is President of New Business Strategies leading client services, thought leadership, and operations. A frequent speaker, she is quoted in five books and has been awarded several industry awards. Christine has published over 300 articles on strategy, customer experience, sales, and marketing. She is also the author of Sellers’ Compass®, a time-proven, cross-industry methodology for operationalizing customer experience to deliver revenue growth, brand preference and customer loyalty.

About New Business Strategies:

New Business Strategies(R) has delivered, on average, 20 to 40 percent increases in revenue and ROI for over 100 B2B private and public companies in North America, Australia and Europe advising them on strategy, customer experience transformation and marketing. New Business Strategies was founded in 1988 by James Crandell, a Canadian with life-long deep family ties to Balsam Lake. James has been a management advisor for more than thirty years advising early and growth-stage companies in strategic planning. He has worked with Mike Kami, the protégé of Peter Drucker, on a number of initiatives as a management coach to business leaders.

You are invited to join Peterborough and the Kawarthas’ most exciting entrepreneurs and start-ups, together with some of our community’s most savvy investors, at the next Power Breakfast on fri, August 14th 2020 at 8am.This morning session is facilitated by Christine Crandell, President of New Business Strategies, author and thought leader.