November in five articles by Business Digest

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We apply our research expertise to offer you a monthly selection of five articles that attracted our attention with their originality, relevance and/or in-depth analysis. Happy reading!

1. TECHNOLOGY
A Strategist’s Guide to the Internet of Things, strategy & business
The Internet of Things is one of today’s most promising business opportunities. This feature-length article provides an overview of strategies for entering this market.

2. INNOVATION
Are Most CEOs Too Old to Innovate?, HBR
This recent study explores the impact of your age on innovation capacity, but rest assured: you’re never too old to be innovative!

3. ENTREPRENEURSHIP
25 Companies That Are Changing the World, INC.com
Leads the charge of annual “end-of-the year lists” with their ranking of 2014’s most innovative companies — inspiring and amazing!

4. SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT / HUMAN RESOURCES
The Crucial — and Underappreciated — Role of HR in Sustainability, MIT Sloan Management Review
HR managers play a key role in sustainability initiatives: why is this fact so unrecognized?

5. THE ECONOMY
Takeaways From the Drucker Forum 2014, Forbes
Did you miss the 2014 edition of the Drucker Forum? Catch up on what you missed with this article and it’s summary of the most significant ideas that emerged at the forum this year.