Hemant Taneja, managing director for a venture capital firm, and Kevin Maney, a Newsweek journalist, sound the death knell for economies of scale. To survive in the AI-powered marketplace, large firms must learn to “unscale,” they explain. This article – adapted from their book, Unscaled – provides a brief overview of three ways corporations can do so. Find out also how some big companies have unscaled well.
In this summary, you will learn
- Why economies of scale are becoming defunct,
- Why “economies of unscale” will rule business success through the 21st century, and
- Which three strategies will help large corporations unscale.
About the Authors
Hemant Taneja, with Kevin Maney, wrote Unscaled: How AI and a New Generation of Upstarts Are Creating the Economy of the Future.