Book: Strategic Planning Unleashed

Written by seasoned practitioners who have applied the tools in over 200 client companies, Strategic Planning Unleashed provides a practical, comprehensive playbook for each phase of the process; Environmental Assessment, Internal Capabilities Assessment, Strategy Development, and Strategy Deployment. Most strategic planning books focus on theoretical frameworks or rely on an approach endorsed by a single “ideal company”. Generic models and classroom-inspired case studies […]

Research: Do You Have the Guts to Grow During Tough Times?

Today’s business leaders face ever-increasing global competition and a more robust regulatory environment than ever, and they are doing so in the midst of the most profound financial and economic dislocation of the past 100 years. Too many of them, however, seem to flinch in the face of these challenges by trying to extricate their organizations from the jaws of the […]