Blue Ocean Strategy, Expanded Edition : Blue Ocean Strategy, Expanded Edition
Publication Date: 3 February 2015
A global phenomenon now published in a record 44 languages. Over 3.5 million copies sold. A bestseller across five continents.
Your Guide to Creating Uncontested Market Space-and Making the Competition Irrelevant
This international bestseller, embraced by organizations and industries worldwide, challenges everything you thought you knew about the requirements for strategic success.
Now updated with a new chapter and additional content from the authors, Blue Ocean Strategy argues that cutthroat competition results in nothing but a bloody red ocean of rivals fighting over a shrinking profit pool. Based on a study of 150 strategic moves (spanning more than 100 years across 30 industries), the authors argue that lasting success comes not from battling competitors, but from creating "blue oceans"-untapped new market spaces ripe for growth.
Blue Ocean Strategy presents a systematic approach to making the competition irrelevant and outlines principles and tools any company can use to create and capture their own blue oceans. A landmark work that upends traditional thinking about strategy, this bestselling business book charts a bold new path to winning the future.
About the Author
W. Chan Kim and Renee Mauborgne are Professors of Strategy at INSEAD and Co-Directors of the INSEAD Blue Ocean Strategy Institute. They are the authors of Blue Ocean Strategy, which has sold over 3.5 million copies, is being published in a record-breaking 43 languages, and is a bestseller across five continents. They are ranked No. 2 in The Thinkers50 listing of the World's Top Management Gurus and are the recipients of numerous academic and management awards including the Nobel Colloquia Prize for Leadership on Busin...