Monthly Archives: February 2011

Interpreting Strategy Documents: More Insights and a Valuable Tip!

The article provides techniques and questions for clarifying the internal and the external strategic context during a strategy implementation readiness session. This helps you align formulation with implementation. Continue reading

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Interpreting Strategy Documents: A Key Skill for Implementation

Strategy fails in part because strategy formulation documents must be interpreted as they are implemented. The article provides practical ideas for clarifying strategic concepts and assure that strategy implementation is successful. Continue reading

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Action Items to Make You Sleep Better

Describes a practical tool for identifying issues in a strategic initiative, and explains how the tension can spark creative ideas. Continue reading

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