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Exponential Transformation


Evolve your organization and suppress the immune system with an ExO Sprint


Find the right business model that connects you to an economy of abundance than scarcity


Access knowledge from outside your organization


Shift the mindset within your organization from efficiency-based thinking to a focus on innovation


Practice using the processes, tools and techniques required for your organization to keep pace


Build and retain innovation capacity within your organization


Change your culture through personal and professional transformation


Neutralize your organizational immune system


Predict the future by creating it


About the Authors


Francisco Palao

Francisco is an award-winning entrepreneur and innovator with deep experience helping corporations transform. After receiving his PhD in artificial intelligence, Francisco launched several disruptive startups that led him to understand the importance of applying the right innovation methodologies together with cutting-edge technologies. He designed and improved the ExO Sprint methodology.

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Michelle Lapierre

Michelle has made a career of supporting business leadership and senior management in responding to change. As a consultant and business advisor, she has facilitated full-scale transformation in the public and private sectors through leadership, coaching and implementation support. Her work today empowers organizations to decode industry disruption using the ExO Sprint model.

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Salim Ismail

Salim is a leading technology strategist who launched the global ExO movement with his bestselling book Exponential Organizations. After studying ExOs for several years, he distilled their characteristics into the 11 attributes that comprise the ExO Sprint model. Salim provides a captivating framework for understanding how to recognize and adapt in this new age, as well as thrive within it.

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Over 200 talented individuals from more than 30 countries from the OpenExO Community have contributed to the development of the Exponential Transformation playbook