Articles by Tripp Braden

Are you prepared to lead a future workforce where employees have the bargaining power?

Why You Should Attend 2018 Executive Leadership Summit!

Should you attend the  Executive Leadership Summit? Are you an Executive looking to harness both human talent and technological innovations as you advance your organization for the new digital economy? The 2018 Executive Leadership Summit can provide you with actionable steps to deal with today’s changing global workforce! JD Insights and Brainard Strategy…


5 Soft Trends that are Disrupting Manufacturing Growth today!

I was in Detroit last week looking for my new office space in Michigan. I had a chance to meet with several future potential clients and partners. They are very excited about what is happening throughout manufacturing in Michigan. Detroit is changing. Soft trends are transforming manufacturing organizations today!


How can you become better at managing risk?

How Can Leaders Become Better at Managing Risk?

What role does risk have in your success? Risk is the four letter word that kills more dreams than any other. Risk can help you succeed or it can guarantee you will never be successful.


What are the barriers to data science success in larger organizations?

What are the barriers to your data science teams’ success?

What are the barriers to data science teams success in larger organizations? Why have so many data science projects missed their mark? What should you consider as you make a data science platform decision? This is where I see IBM’s Data Science Experience as the right choice for many of…


How Do You Attract and Recruit Great Technology Team Leaders?

How Do You Attract and Recruit Technology Team Leaders?

What’s the biggest challenge leaders face today? What single duty do most HR recruiting leaders dread? No, I’m not talking about paying taxes or having a root canal. Its hiring your future technology team leaders.


How has Ginni Rometty reinvented IBM into a global powerhouse?

What will Ginni Rometty share at Think 2018?

What can we learn from Ginni Rometty about leadership? I’m a huge fan of transformational leadership and have spent the past 30 years working with many great leaders around the world. Over the past several years, I’ve attended over twenty different global conferences to better understand what it takes to…


Can data science help grow your revenue and profits faster?

Can Data Science Help Grow Your Revenue and Profits?

Next week, I’ll be at Think 2018 in Las Vegas. As I share this, several of my clients are deciding if they should make larger investments in data science and machine learning over the next 6-18 months. I believe data science and machine learning are the dynamic duo that are…



How are you preparing your next generation of leadership today?

Are you preparing your next generation of leadership today?

The 2018 Global Leadership Forecast by DDI found that 65% of CEOs believe their top challenge is developing the next generation of leadership for their organization.  And 60% believe their organizations are failing to attract and retain top talent. How are you preparing the next generation of leadership?


Are You Ready to Compete in an Analytics Driven Age?

Are You Ready to Compete in an Analytics Driven Age?

How do you leverage analytics to build a more competitive organization? I have several questions to start you thinking about the possibilities advanced analytics open for your team.  I’m getting ready to go to IBM’s Think 2018  in Las Vegas! There’s still time for us to meet when I’m there. I’ve already set up several…