Why do only one in nine companies achieve sustained, profitable growth over 10 years? Much it it can be traced to the growth paradox: growth creates complexity and complexity is the silent killer of growth. Chris Zook, coauthor of The Founder's Mentality, explains how the three elements of the Founder's Mentality—an insurgent mission, a frontline obsession and an owner's mindset—are key to driving sustained profitable growth.
Fast-growing companies can become global leaders without losing the values that helped them succeed. Bain’s research explores how large incumbents can also reignite their growth by recapturing their Founder’s Mentality®.