Every network has radically changed the business environment: incumbents face new challenges and new entrants have new opportunities. Since the invention of the www in '94 every five years there has been a disruption: www, social, mobile (ex. Microsoft & Intel missed the mobile network).
We are now entering the Internet of Things. More and more data producing devices complement our body, our homes and our cities, growth is already exponential. Devices and data build a new framework in which new relationships, services and business which enable a connected lifestyle.
Citizens use this new connectivity to share their capacities, interests and resources; business take advantage of this situation to design new relationship models which take advantage of this new network.
@pentagrowth is a model based on data analysis from 50 organizations that have grown more that 50% a year in users and income since 2008 which proposes 5 levers of exponential growth for connected business. Connect, Collect, Empower, Enable, Share.