W. Chan Kim

Goodreads Author


Website

Genre

Member Since
December 2014


W. Chan Kim is the Co-Director of the INSEAD Blue Ocean Strategy Institute and a Chair Professor of Strategy and International Management at INSEAD. His book Blue Ocean Strategy, co-authored with Renée Mauborgne, has sold 3.6 million copies and is recognized as one of the most iconic and impactful strategy books ever written. It is being published in a record-breaking 44 languages and is a bestseller across five continents.
Kim is ranked in the top 3 management gurus in the world in the Thinkers50 listing of the World’s Top Management Gurus. He was selected for the 2011 Leadership Hall of Fame by Fast Company magazine and was named among the world's top 5 best business school professors by MBA Rankings. He also received the Nobels Colloquia
...more

Average rating: 3.89 · 40,365 ratings · 989 reviews · 15 distinct worksSimilar authors
Blue Ocean Strategy: How To...

by
3.88 avg rating — 38,254 ratings — published 2004 — 67 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
Blue Ocean Strategy, Expand...

by
4.25 avg rating — 665 ratings — published 2015 — 5 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
Blue Ocean Shift: Beyond Co...

by
3.97 avg rating — 469 ratings — published 2017 — 21 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
Las claves de la Estrategia...

by
4.21 avg rating — 29 ratings
Rate this book
Clear rating
The Blue Ocean Strategy Rea...

by
4.30 avg rating — 20 ratings4 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
Blue Ocean Leadership

by
3.77 avg rating — 22 ratings2 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
Red Ocean Traps

by
3.75 avg rating — 8 ratings2 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
Océano Azul, Océano Rojo

by
4.50 avg rating — 4 ratings
Rate this book
Clear rating
Piccolo manuale Strategia O...

by
3.40 avg rating — 5 ratings — published 2013
Rate this book
Clear rating
La transición al océano azu...

really liked it 4.00 avg rating — 1 rating
Rate this book
Clear rating
More books by W. Chan Kim…

Upcoming Events

No scheduled events. Add an event.

W.’s Recent Updates

W. Kim shared a quote
3343
“Value innovation is the cornerstone of blue ocean strategy. We call it value innovation because instead of focusing on beating the competition, you focus on making the competition irrelevant by creating a leap in value for buyers and your company, thereby opening up new and uncontested market space. Value innovation places equal emphasis on value.”
W. Chan Kim
W. Kim shared a quote
3343
“Create. Don't Compete.”
W. Chan Kim
W. Kim shared a quote
HBR's 10 Must Reads on Strategy by Michael E. Porter
“Blue oceans are right next to you in every industry.”
W. Chan Kim
More of W.'s books…
“Value innovation is the cornerstone of blue ocean strategy. We call it value innovation because instead of focusing on beating the competition, you focus on making the competition irrelevant by creating a leap in value for buyers and your company, thereby opening up new and uncontested market space. Value innovation places equal emphasis on value.”
W. Chan Kim, Renée Mauborgne

“Blue oceans are right next to you in every industry.”
W. Chan Kim, Renée Mauborgne, HBR's 10 Must Reads on Strategy

“Create. Don't Compete.”
W. Chan Kim, Renée Mauborgne

Topics Mentioning This Author

topics posts views last activity  
The Mystery, Crim...: Continuous Covers 4222 1309 Jun 14, 2018 10:06AM  
“Every company wants one, yet few companies have one: a compelling strategy.”
W. Chan Kim, Renée Mauborgne

“Blue oceans are right next to you in every industry.”
W. Chan Kim, Renée Mauborgne, HBR's 10 Must Reads on Strategy

“Create. Don't Compete.”
W. Chan Kim, Renée Mauborgne

“Value innovation is the cornerstone of blue ocean strategy. We call it value innovation because instead of focusing on beating the competition, you focus on making the competition irrelevant by creating a leap in value for buyers and your company, thereby opening up new and uncontested market space. Value innovation places equal emphasis on value.”
W. Chan Kim, Renée Mauborgne




No comments have been added yet.