January 12, 2011

Buzzwords: Anyone For Strategic Scrabble?

Strategy can quickly get confusing.  That is because it is written about by academics and consultants, rather managers.  Here we try to offer clarity - using some plain speaking to describe the real essence of strategy.
March 13, 2020

Strategic Priorities: On track for success?

In many organisations, strategic projects and initiatives are not being review regularly enough. In a fast changing environment that is a problem. It results in projects that are out-of-step with the changing business and stakeholder needs.
May 8, 2020

Don’t Just Review – Re-energize Too!

Our data reveals a direct link between the level of confidence regarding the execution of strategic projects and initiatives and the effectiveness of project reviews.
May 21, 2020

The ‘Business Unusual’ Test: Find Out How Strategic Your Project or Initiative Really Is

There is a surprising measure of just how strategic your project may be – it is the extent to which a project is ‘business as usual’ or ‘business unusual’. The Business Unusual Test is a measure not just of how strategic a project or initiative is, but how complex and ambitious it is too. It also provides an insight to the requirements of success.