Category Archives for "Month: November 2014"

Execution – Why Good Plans Can Fail

By M. Dana Baldwin, Senior Consultant Execution is the key to effective results for Strategic Planning. As Robert S. Kaplan and David P Norton, the authors of The Strategy Focused Organization put it, in the opening paragraph of the first chapter: ‘A study of 275 portfolio managers reported that the ability to execute strategy was more important […]

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Game Playing Will Be Important to Sony’s Future Success

By Denise Harrison, Senior Consultant Sony exemplifies how a company must continually refocus its resources in order to optimize its future potential. An earlier article: Know When to Hold ‘em and When to Fold ‘em – Knowing when to get out of a core business is key to being successful in the future discussed how […]

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