Diffusing Knowledge and Learning: Lessons from BP's Pacesetter Network
Issue 2, 1999
Utilities & alternative energy, Strategy

One of the key dimensions of British Petroleum's (BP's) outstanding success over the past few years has been its commitment to demonstrating distinctive performance within its industry and beyond. This commitment led the company to not only improve the technical and structural aspects of its business and organisation, but to explore the mindsets and improve the behaviors of its leaders and staff as well. The Pacesetter program included a significant focus in this area.