John Hagel III is Co-Chairman of the Deloitte Center for the Edge, which conducts original research and develops substantive points of view for new corporate growth. He is responsible for overseeing the development of the Center’s research agenda and also represents Deloitte with top-tier clients and media. Hagel has nearly 30 years of experience as a management consultant, author, speaker, and entrepreneur and has helped companies improve their performance by effectively applying information technology to reshape business strategies. Before joining Deloitte, John was an independent consultant and writer. Prior to that, he held significant positions at leading consulting firms and public and private companies, including McKinsey & Co., 12 Entrepreneuring, and Atari. John is the author of a series of best-selling business books and has won awards and recognition from Harvard Business Review and a variety of publications and professional service firms. His most recent book is “The Power of Pull,” co-authored with John Seely Brown.