Browsing posts tagged: Strategic Planning
Three Moves Ahead

Three Moves Ahead shows how classic chess strategies address the #1 problem of Information Age executives: how to move quickly in the face of incalculable complexities and unexpected change. This witty and novel guide, written for non-players, is packed with scores of real-world examples showing how top CEOs use Grandmaster techniques to win on Wall […]

Business Models and Modelling

In this volume leading scholars from North America, Europe and Asia come together to explore the topic of business models that takes the demand side (customers and their engagement) seriously. The first part deals with the model dimension of business models. The second part deals with business models and change.

Cognition and Strategy

This volume has two goals. First, it intends to attract a representative sample of the most significant empirical and theoretical developments in the field of cognition and strategy. Second, it intends to take stock of these developments by proposing a preliminary synthesis of the disparate advances in this field.

Getting (More Of) What You Want

Most of us worry that we’re not very good negotiators – too quick to concede or too abrupt in our approach. But negotiation is present in almost every social interaction – we cannot avoid it. Neale and Lys present a practical new approach that will help you master this crucial everyday skill in every situation. […]

Managing Strategy

Managing Strategy provides a series of checklists designed to help managers get to grips with analysing their organisations and developing and implementing strategic plans and options. It covers a range of topics, including:Understanding organisational culturePerforming SWOT and PEST analysesResearching new marketsCorporate mission and valuesSetting objectivesPerformance measurement and balanced scorecardStrategic optionsThe combination of action-oriented checklists and […]

The Game Changer

It is by making innovation an intimate, intentional part of the business that A. G. Lafley – the Jack Welch of the 21st century – has recently transformed Procter & Gamble from a $39 into a $76 billion dollar company that touches more than 3 billion people around the world. On the brink of collapse […]

The Customer Rules

Today, consumers have more choice than ever before. It’s no longer enough to simply provide a service – companies who want to stay in business must also provide impeccable service with such consistency, integrity and creativity that people who experience it will not only keep coming back for more, but recommend your business to their […]

Simplify

For the past 40 years Richard Koch has wanted to uncover the simple, elemental, elegant and parsimonious principles that are needed to create great new businesses. To qualify, a principle must be so overwhelmingly powerful that anyone can reliably use it towards extraordinary results. Is there any principle that can tell you how to do […]

One Plus One Equals Three

How do you make something out of nothing?Up your game with this masterclass in creative thinking. Combining Dave Trott’s distinctive, almost Zen-like storytelling, humour and practical advice, One Plus One Equals Three is a collection of provocative anecdotes and thought experiments designed to light a fire under your own creative ambitions. From the First World […]

A Primer on Corporate Governance

This book is a primer on corporate governance for executives. It is designed to guide you to become an effective participant by discussing corporate governance from both a macro- and micro-perspective. Historical data and examples including the recent scandals that have torn the fabric of capitalism pave a pathway to the principal challenges facing today’s […]