Howard Yu

Professor, Author, Keynote Speaker

LEGO Professor of Management and Innovation at IMD Business School

Professor Howard Yu, author of LEAP

Latest Thinking

One Chart Explains Who Loses the Most When Trump Delists Chinese Companies

Jan 13, 2021

Wall Street

The tension between the outgoing president and China is hurting an unlikely bystander: the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE). On New Year’s Eve, the NYSE said it would delist three…

What Does It Mean if Your Company Expects Failures, Positively?

Jan 11, 2021

What Does It Mean if Your Company Expects Failures, Positively?

Big tech spends big. And Amazon spends the most. A fearless Jeff Bezos plows money into warehouses and data centers in the face of uncertainties. Last May, he warned an…

Two Charts That Explain Why Alibaba and Jack Ma Are in Trouble

Jan 07, 2021

Alibaba Group

Chinese big tech is in trouble these days. And it’s not only because of Trump.  The White House signed another executive order this week. It’ll ban Alibaba’s Alipay, Tencent's QQ…

You Have Your New Year’s Resolution, But Have You Prioritized Enough?

Jan 04, 2021

Forbes: You Have Your New Year’s Resolution, But Have You Prioritized Enough?

The afterglow of the holidays will fade by end of this week. The to-do list will grow longer. You still have your New Year’s resolution in mind. But instead of…

Tech Giants Are Monopolies, But How Far Could They Go? Look To China

Dec 29, 2020

Social Media - Tech Giants

Everyone makes predictions. It’s a sport that’s especially tempting as 2021 dawns. Will the market crash? Are there wars looming? Will tech giants get even bigger? No one raised an…