Business Trends collection
Explore Deloitte's library of trends reports
Today’s business leaders need clear, concise and well-informed perspectives on important dynamics that are currently reshaping the business environment. Deloitte’s Business Trends reports deliver just that. While Deloitte doesn't have a crystal ball and can’t predict the future, our network of member firms do have the privilege of serving clients who are creating the future; access to some of the best minds on the planet; relentless curiosity; and a commitment to intellectual integrity and rigor. Deloitte draws upon all of these in the creation of these reports, including the latest one featured below, "Business ecosystems come of age."
Business ecosystems come of age
In today’s business world, denser and richer networks of connection, blurring boundaries, collaboration, and interdependence foster the growth of continuously evolving “business ecosystems.”
Deloitte’s latest Business Trends report, Business ecosystems come of age, investigates some key strategic questions that come with a world of ecosystems, and how forward-thinking firms are answering them. You’ll find nine articles that can each be read as a stand-alone, but together, provide an integrated overview of a historic transition in the world of business in the 21st century.
Explore the articles:
- Introduction: Business ecosystems come of age
- Blurring boundaries, uncharted frontiers
- Wicked opportunities
- Regulating ecosystems
- Supply chains and value webs
- The new calculus of corporate portfolios
- The power of platforms
- Minimum viable transformations
- Beyond design thinking
Also, check out the overview video or listen to report author Eamonn Kelly discuss several trends in this two-part podcast series.
Navigating the next wave of globalization
The Business Trends 2014 report explores nine trends that are reshaping the business environment, driven by long-term, potentially irreversible, shifts in the global economy. These trends will increasingly influence strategic priorities in three distinct areas: new consumers, new collaborations, and new leadership.
Adapt. Evolve. Transform
The inaugural Business Trends 2013 report explores eight trends that have the potential to upend long-held assumptions, energize strategic planning efforts, and fundamentally shift the business environment for individual companies or industries.