Deloitte University Press
The hero's journey through the landscape of the future
The forces of the Big Shift are driving both fragmentation and consolidation, fundamentally changing the nature of the relationships among businesses.
Deloitte US Center for the Edge
Your future business is on the Edge
Businesses are exposed to more disruptions and competitive threats than ever before. But within great change is great opportunity. You know that technologies and business strategies are changing at an unprecedented pace—how can you position your company to take advantage of the opportunities for competitive and economic advantage? Deloitte’s Center for the Edge conducts original research across industries and develops substantive perspectives for new corporate growth to help senior executives make sense of and profit from emerging opportunities on the edges of business and technology.
What is Center for the Edge?
Based in Silicon Valley, Australia, and the Netherlands, Deloitte’s Center for the Edge helps leaders understand the fundamental changes shaping the world, navigate the short-term challenges and identify long-term opportunities to mobilize for exceptional performance.
Below the surface of current events, we are beginning to see a new business landscape. Mounting performance pressures, diminishing returns, changing workplace dynamics—companies are having a harder time, and for some, their very survival is challenged. Executives must learn to do their jobs differently, and better, within the broader changes to our operating environment:
- What’s driving intensifying competitive pressures?
- What long-term opportunities are available?
- What actions can be taken today to change course?
The Deloitte Center for the Edge provides a deep perspective and thought-provoking and pragmatic frameworks to help leaders navigate the many challenges of the present while shaping and capitalizing on the opportunities of tomorrow.
Your Future Business is at the edge of your current business
The Edge Map
The world is changing. We know it. The Edge Map visually depicts how we see that change occurring and locates the work we do at Deloitte’s Center for the Edge within that change. From exciting developments in digital technologies and public policies that are driving change to the stories that provide compelling evidence that change is already upon us to the strategies that offer, not just hope, but pragmatic paths forward to flourish in our changing world, the Edge Map links to our perspectives.