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In business, you can overcome disruption in one of two ways. Like most people—and most companies—you can fall back on rules of the past. They’ve worked before, and you hope they’ll work for you again. Or, you can recognize that the game has changed, and look beyond your current playbook to create an entirely new strategic reality. 

If you pick the second option, then you are ready to Outthink the Competition. Written by business strategist and top-selling author Kaihan Krippendorff, this groundbreaking guide identifies and appeals to a new generation of “outthinker” entrepreneurs and business leaders. These innovators succeed in today’s breakneck business environment by spotting overlooked opportunities, leveraging underutilized resources, and seizing asymmetric advantages. 

Companies who apply the tools delivered in this course accelerate their growth rates by 120%, expand their profit margins, and prepare themselves to thrive in the faster-paced, digital 21st century. Based on rigorous research of the strategic concepts applied by well-known military victors, athletes, and today’s most disruptive companies, this course condenses millennia of strategic knowledge into a compendium you can apply in your own organization immediately. It gives you and your team a proven system to harness strategic creativity, and inspires action with stories of outthinker companies successfully reshaping their industries, including Apple, Google, Rosetta Stone, Tesla Motors, and many more. 

Key facts:


• Imagining and creating your strategic vision

• Analyzing your current strong leverage points, as well as weak ones

• Brainstorming and developing countless strategic options

• Utilizing a logical approach to sorting through ideas to focus on the best ones 

• Aligning your key stakeholders to your message and goals 

Resources Provided 

• 9 live discussions with Kaihan Krippendorff

• 9 weeks totaling 3+ hours of pre-recorded video content 

• Outthinker workbook to guide you in implementation

• 36 Strategems Selector to identify your winning moves 

Detailed Programme Facts

Programme Structure


The IDEAS Framework: Outthink the Competition is modeled after the five steps of the Outthinker process: 

  • IMAGINE: Envision the future, analyze current trends, and define your long-term vision to then determine your short-term strategic plan. 
  • DISSECT: Here you will break down your problem and analyze your key leverage points. 
  • EXPAND: The focus point for this step is generating countless (200+!) potential strategies for your organization. 
  • ANALYZE:  Take all of the ideas you generated and sort through them , categorize them, and form a plan for which ones are worth pursuing. 
  • SELL: Set up your plan for success by ensuring all your stakeholders are aligned.

English Language Requirements

This programme may require students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

General Requirements

We limit the course to 50 people. This lets us ensure the highest quality possible in the program and allows us to make our peer-to-peer roundtables top-notch.

As a result of our requirements, before you apply, know the process will ask you about the following:

  • Your top skills and what you can bring to the table;
  • Your business background and experience;
  • Your previous achievements;
  • Your company’s mission and current goals.

Tuition Fee

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    2790 USD/full
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    2790 USD/full
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