As the world continues to experience unprecedented changes and challenges, it is essential for leaders to grasp the concept of BANI and its implications for businesses and organizations. BANI, which stands for Brittle, Anxious, Nonlinear, and Incomprehensible, represents the rapidly changing and unpredictable nature of the world we live in. This new framework, introduced by futurist Jamais Cascio has emerged as a successor to the widely recognized VUCA (Volatile, Uncertain, Complex, and Ambiguous) concept.
The relentless pace of change, exemplified by the recent global pandemic and ongoing geopolitical issues, shows the need for effective leadership in navigating these complexities. Leaders who can successfully steer their organizations through uncertainty are better positioned to ensure their business continuity and growth. Embracing the concept of BANI is essential because it enables leaders and organizations to recognize and adapt to the challenges and opportunities that a company continuous change. By understanding the BANI world and recognizing its characteristics, businesses can develop innovative strategies, cultivate resilience, and foster a culture of adaptability which can lead to better decision-making and opportunities for growth.
To address challenges brought by the ever-changing landscape of our current world and how the BANI framework fits into all of this, Tomas Jiskra, an entrepreneur, professional coach, and seasoned CEO will be leading Change Institute’s upcoming free webinar “Leading in our BANI World” on April 26, 2023, at 4:00 PM CET. With Tomas’ years of experience and expertise in leadership, innovation, scale-up management, and digitization, he is well-equipped to guide leaders through the challenges of the BANI world. He founded TTP, a personnel service provider specializing in complex IT solutions and IT specialist placement. Since leaving his company in 2021, Tomas has been working on his newest venture, Spark One, where he is practicing his profession as an agile coach, post-merger integration manager, and scale & innovation consultant for national and international customers. He also shares his knowledge with interested students at universities of applied sciences in St. Pölten and Vienna.
Change Institute’s free webinar on leading in a BANI world aims to provide attendees with valuable insights and practical strategies on how to efficiently approach change, motivate people, and face challenges head-on. Gain a comprehensive understanding of the concept of BANI, its difference with VUCA, its implication for leaders and organizations, and practical strategies on how to adapt to the BANI world and manage change. Don't miss Tomas Jiskra’s upcoming webinar “Leadership in our BANI world” on April 26, 2023, 4:00 PM CET.
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Tomas Jiskra is an esteemed faculty member at Change Institute. In addition to his commitment to nurturing exceptional leaders and organizations, he is also a passionate mountain biker who enjoys exploring the Vienna woods in his free time. His resilience and determination in overcoming challenges on the trails serve as a testament to his approach to facing obstacles in the professional realm. To learn more about Tomas Jiskra and his work, visit his website here.