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“In this book, we’ll offer a learnable, repeatable, scalable process for disrupting from the inside out — helping you create, build, and launch a pipeline and portfolio of new ventures generated from within to drive meaningful growth.”- Linda Yates
“Your company has built-in advantages in terms of ideas, capital, intellectual property, customers, brand, goodwill, global reach, and homegrown talent. You just need to unleash those advantages.”- Linda Yates
“There is no reason why the next generation of Unicorn companies must come out of Silicon Valley; they should come from everywhere.”- Linda Yates
“Silicon Valley doesn’t run on some arcane alchemy; rather, it operates on a few simple rules repeated thousands of times each day…and place a series of small bets. It’s not wizardry.”- Linda Yates

Watch: In THE UNICORN WITHIN, Mach49 founder and CEO Linda Yates empowers large companies to build a pipeline and portfolio of new ventures to drive meaningful growth.

Praise for The Unicorn Within

Imagine creating the world’s next unicorn

In THE UNICORN WITHIN, Mach49 founder and CEO Linda Yates empowers large companies to beat startups at theirown game by building a pipeline and portfolio of new ventures to drive meaningful growth. You’ll master a teachable,repeatable, scalable method focused 100% on execution across the spectrum of venture creation from Ideate to Incubate, Accelerate, and Scale.

You’ll discover how to manage the Mothership and seize the Mothership advantage to ensure your ventures reach escape velocity and thrive. And you’ll learn how to build a venture factory that will fuel your company’s growth for years to come.

The next unicorn doesn’t have to come from Silicon Valley. Regardless of your company’s industry, geography, or history,the next unicorn can come from you.

This book will show you how.

Linda Yates

Linda Yates is the founder and CEO of Mach49, the growth incubator for global businesses, with clientsincluding Goodyear, Gundersen Health, Hitachi, Intel,Pernod Ricard, Schneider Electric, Shell, and many more.

She is a seasoned CEO and board member with over 30 yearsof experience bridging Silicon Valley and the Global 1000,creating global strategy, building companies, and drivinginnovation for large multinationals around the world.

A native of Silicon Valley, Linda spent a decade as a memberof the Board of Directors for NYSE-traded Sybase Inc. (nowSAP) and has been a board member and advisor to manyentrepreneurs and private companies. Linda was previously CEO of Strategos, pioneering the field of Corporate Innovationwith Co-Founder and Chairman, Professor Gary Hamel.

She is a Henry Crown Fellow with the Aspen Institute.