InnoBall entrepreneurial simulation game anticipate challenges invent solutions know your enemies  

"If you know yourself but do not know your enemies, you will win one battle and lose one battle.

If you know yourself and know your enemies, you will not be imperiled in a hundred of battles.

To know your enemy, you must become your enemy."

~ The Art of War by Sun Tzu





 Typical Enemies of a Startup Company: People, Market, Competitors, Business Model


Enemies of a Startup Company

9 Maxims of Venturing

Why Startups Fail

Experts Are Usually Wrong


Leading vs. Lagging Companies

5 Basic Elements: Enmity Relationships





VadiK Vadim Kotelnikov

If you strop learning, you stop creating history and become history.

Vadim Kotelnikov, founder of 1000ventures - personal logo VadiK

Inventor Business e-Coach

Author Innoball

Founder Innompic Games icon



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9 Signs of a Losing Organization


Silo Mentality

Human Barriers to Knowledge Sharing

Organizational Barriers to the Sharing of Tacit Knowledge

16 Ways to Prevent Commercialization of University R&D Results

Resistance to Change



Jack Welch advice business quotes

Bureaucracy is the enemy. It fears change, is terrified by speed and hates simplicity.

Jack Welch



Joke Act slowly to fail surely  

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VadiK Vadim Kotelnikov

Comfort zones are enemies of achievement, the kingdom where stagnation reigns and unrealized dreams are buried.

Vadim Kotelnikov, founder of 1000ventures - personal logo VadiK

Inventor Business e-Coach

Author Innoball

Founder Innompic Games icon



Enemies of Innovation


Enemies of Innovation

How To Prevent Innovation From Putting Roots in Your Organization

Why New Products Fail

5 Innovation Myths

10 Performance Problems

Creativity Locks

6 Barriers To Creativity

Humorous Business Plan

Successfool Innovation



Pablo Picasse quotes

The chief enemy of creativity is 'good' sense...

Every act of creation is first an act of destruction.




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Reasons Your Business Hasnít Been Successful

Barriers to Systems Thinking

The Danger of Categorization

Why Companies Fail to Leverage their Service-Profit Chain

Barriers to successful Total Quality Management (TQM)

Barriers to Strategy Implementation

Functional Mindset