STAND OUT from your competition





Distinctive capabilities are the basis of your sustainable competitive advantage.

They help your company to STAND OUT from the competition.

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The opportunity for your company to sustain your competitive advantage is determined by your capabilities of two kinds distinctive and reproducible and their unique combination you create to achieve synergy.




"Do what nobody else can do for you. Omit to do anything else."

~ Henry David Thoreau





Primary Sources of Distinctive Capabilities





Radical innovations

Proprietary technology, exclusive licenses, well protected intellectual property

Market structure that limits entry

Rich experience which by its very nature requires extended time to replicate

Tacitness in knowledge and relationships practices, routines and behavior which cannot be replicated because no-one fully comprehend their nature




Trust as a Distinctive Capability

Trust-based working relationships are an important source of your sustainable competitive advantage because trust is valuable, rare, imperfectly imitable, and often nonsubstitutable... More


Sources of Sustainable Competitive Advantage





Build Synergies

Build on your core competencies. Empower cross-functional teams. Utilize skills that combine to strengthen value chains and build greater competitive advantages. This will lead to synergies among business units, whereby they become more productive together than independently.


Master of Business Synergies (MBS)

Approaches Favoring Systemic Innovation and Development of Distinctive Capabilities





Radical Innovation

Radical innovation should be a continued activity to help your company reinvent itself and achieve/maintain its market leadership. It is new game changing breakthroughs that create distinctive capabilities, launch companies into new markets, enable rapid growth, and create high return on investment. Radically-innovative companies break out of the pack, create a new highly profitable market niches, and win customers.


Radical Innovation

Disruptive Strategist

Blue Ocean Strategies

Radical Project Management (RPM)

Leading Up






Coaching by Example






Distinctive capabilities helped me design and  launch
Innompic Games
as civilizational breakthrough, a Planet of Loving Creators, a radical mega-innovation, a relentless trend setter and the World's #1 in several target areas.

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Keep growing!




Steve Jobs advice quotes

Do you want to spend the rest of your life selling sugared water or do you want a chance to change the world?

Steve Jobs




Vadim Kotelnikov

Keep learning to keep growing. If you stop learning, you stop creating history and become history.

Vadim Kotelnikov, founder of 1000ventures - personal logo VadiK

Inventor Business e-Coach

Author Innoball

Founder Innompic Games icon