The Disruptive Voice

The Disruptive Voice

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The Disruptive Voice explores the theories of dis…


The Future Is Already Here—It’s Just Not Very Evenly Distributed: A Conversation with Hari Nair
Oct 27 • 50 min
This week on The Disruptive Voice, we are joined in the studio by Hari Nair, a longtime member of Clay World and one of the original members of the Innosight Asia team. Hari’s career has been focused on overcoming the challenges to…
Should Your Customers Trust Your Business?
Oct 8 • 46 min
This week on The Disruptive Voice, Derek van Bever is joined in the studio by venture capitalists Nate Redmond and Britt Danneman, of Alpha Edison, to discuss trust as a business model, as an asset, and as the foundation for new market…
Shaping the Work: Design and Development Through the Lens of Jobs Theory
Sep 24 • 21 min
This week on The Disruptive Voice, Shaye Roseman, a former Research Associate at The Forum for Growth & Innovation and a current MBA candidate at Harvard Business School, is joined in the studio by Bob Moesta and Ryan Singer. Bob is a regular on…
Why Do People Hire (and Fire) Employers?
Sep 9 • 41 min
The best independent projects that BSSE students take on after completing the course have (at least) one thing in common: They are important—relevant to our students’ interests, as well as to the wider world. On this podcast, Maria…
A Jobs To Be Done Masterclass with Andrew Glaser and Bob Moesta
Aug 15 • 48 min
This week on The Disruptive Voice, Derek van Bever, Director of The Forum for Growth & Innovation and Senior Lecturer at Harvard Business School, is joined in the studio by Bob Moesta and Andrew Glaser for an illuminating discussion of the…
“The World Isn’t Waiting For Us”: Disruptive Innovation in Healthcare
Jul 30 • 31 min
When Ann-Somers Hogg, Director of Innovation at Atrium Health, came to Cambridge to teach about disruption in healthcare at the Harvard Macy Institute “Leading Innovations” program, we invited her to the podcast studio to hear a little more about…
Why Do People Hire Religion?
Jul 16 • 34 min
And now for something completely different: What can we learn by looking at changes in religious affiliation through the lens of Jobs to Be Done? Why are rising generations “firing” organized religion in greater and greater numbers, and what are…
Consulting on the Cusp of Disruption – Six Years Later
Jun 26 • 39 min
Through the lens of Jobs To Be Done, MBA graduates Jasmyn Beausejour and Nicolas Kernick consider the scale and complexity of the types of jobs for which clients hire the Big 3 consulting firms – McKinsey, BCG, and Bain. With the 2013 HBR…
Solving the Problem of Fit: Todd Rose and Bob Moesta
May 6 • 39 min
A not to be missed conversation. We sit down with Bob Moesta and Todd Rose, Harvard professor and author of The End of Average, for a deep-dive on the underpinnings of jobs theory and analysis. You’ll learn when to average vs. when to aggregate data…
Integration by the Book: Insights from my time at Arrow Electronics
Apr 9 • 28 min
Professor Derek van Bever speaks with BSSE case protagonist BJ Hess, former Senior Vice President of Global Operations for Arrow Electronics, to discuss the difficulty of business mergers and integrations. Hear why “Acquisition” is a bad word, and how…
Integrating Theory into Your Organization: Black Duck by Synopsys
Mar 29 • 31 min
The Disruptive Voice hits the road, heading to BlackDuck by Synopsys headquarters in Burlington, MA. We sit down with Lou Shipley (CEO), Patrick Carey (Director of Product Marketing), and Tim Kenny (VP of Culture) to hear how Competing Against Luck…
Revisiting Resource Allocation in the Firm
Mar 18 • 33 min
A Conversation with Clay Christensen and Joe Bower
Intercom, and Architecting a Company on Jobs to Be Done
Mar 4 • 36 min
Continuing our focus on Jobs to Be Done, Derek is joined by Intercom Co-founder and Chief Strategy Officer Des Traynor, to discuss how Intercom’s model was built from the ground up with the framework. Be sure to take a look at Intercom’s helpful JTBD…
Wyzant - Strategic Restructuring Around Jobs To Be Done
Feb 12 • 34 min
In this episode, we talk with HBS alum Levi Belnap, VP of Business Development at Wyzant, a leading tutoring online marketplace, to discuss how implementing the Jobs To Be Done theory helped Wyzant identify a major market opportunity with…
How Technology is Shaping the Future of Sport: Angela Ruggiero and the Sports Innovation Lab
Jan 29 • 39 min
Angela Ruggiero, CEO and Co-Founder of the Sports Innovation Lab, talks to the Forum about the convergence of sports and technology. What are sports technologies? And how have they developed? Where are they heading? What does the fan of the future…
What Really Creates Prosperity?
Jan 17 • 33 min
Efosa Ojomo and Karen Dillon, co-authors with Clayton Christensen on The Prosperity Paradox: How Innovation Can Lift Nations Out of Poverty, discuss the story behind their newly-released book, what it’s like to collaborate with Clay, and the…
Getting the Categories Right: Applying theories to Venture Capital
Dec 21, 2018 • 34 min
Just what is the job of an investor? Forum member Curtis Arledge talks to Nate Redmond, Managing Partner at Alpha Edison, about adapting to changes within Venture Capital and the role of the investor. Nate explains his application of BSSE theories to…
Butterfly Network: Innovating at the Low End in Ultrasound
Dec 3, 2018 • 26 min
In this episode, Forum member and Research Associate Shaye Roseman is joined in the HBS studio by Darius Shahida, MBA class of 2019 and Chief of Staff at Butterfly Network. Through their conversation, we learn how Butterfly Network is aiming to…
Disruptive Innovation in Action: Reinventing Higher Education
Nov 20, 2018 • 36 min
In our conversation with Southern New Hampshire University’s President Paul LeBlanc, we discuss Paul’s background, students’ jobs to be done, competency-based learning, SNHU’s work in refugee camps, and other innovative initiatives currently on Paul’s…
Clay Christensen & Chet Huber: Reaching Critical Mass
Oct 12, 2018 • 35 min
Harvard Business School Professors Clay Christensen and Chet Huber sit down to discuss frameworks taken from Building and Sustaining a Successful Enterprise and applied to HouseSetter, the company Chet formed and operates as Chairman. Hear how BSSE…
Bob Moesta: Spotting Non-Consumption
Jul 9, 2018 • 14 min
We sat down with Bob Moesta, the President and CEO of The ReWired Group, and pioneer of the Jobs To Be Done Theory. The topic: spotting and strategizing around non-consumption. Through this lens companies can see where they can enter a market and compete…
Q&A session with Professor Clayton M. Christensen
Sep 6, 2016 • 36 min
We’ve built this podcast on top of the ideas taug…
What if we viewed nonconsumption as a competitor with Efosa Ojomo (MBA 2015)
Aug 30, 2016 • 22 min
If nonconsumption were a company in Nigeria (or a…
3 most useful theories for a board member with Professor Steve Kaufman (MBA 1965)
Aug 10, 2016 • 14 min
During Steve Kaufman’s 14 years as CEO of Arrow E…
Agriculture: the once and future king of Nigeria with Folusho Olaniyan
Jul 13, 2016 • 19 min
Agriculture was once the leading industry in Nige…