Strategic Management Articles

Strategic management is a field that deals with the major intended and emergent initiatives taken by general managers on behalf of owners, involving utilization of resources, to enhance the performance of firms in their external environments. 

7 Examples of Status Quo Interruptus

This past week I've seen many instances of Status Quo Interruptus - my name for thinking and actions that break through status quo beliefs to soar into new worlds and discoveries....

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3 Steps to Avoid Gravity

Gravity's a given - just like Change. But we get to choose how much Gravity we gather....

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5 Impeccable Ways to Grow Your Business

Integrity wins. So be impeccable with your word, even when it means admitting you can't do it all. Customers will respect you for it. And respect is the basis of any great relationship. ...

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Who Says We Have to Choose?

As you create tactical plans, there's often no need to choose between a number of great options. You can stage those options, evolve your plan to match the changing winds of the market - and win all those market opportunities for growth!...

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Blue Birds or Vultures?

We all have unexpected events fly across our path. The question is - do we see them as blue birds of opportunity, or threatening vultures?...

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Too Many Balls

Trying to catch all the balls that might contribute to that goal won't propel us to growth. It will just wear us down......

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We're Stuck

In a world where skepticism rules, maybe the lesson we all need to learn from Maverick is that it's time we trusted more....

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What You Really Need to Know About the Competition

When it comes right down to it, the only thing that really matters is what our buyers think. Focused customer assessment is the best way to learn the truth about ourselves, our competitors and what we really need to enhance our future success....

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