Does Your Strategy Have a Spine?

Does Your Strategy Have a Spine?

Strategy.  We all have it, but we all don’t have it. For all the printed words and discussion…

Universal Barriers to Sustainable Growth
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Universal Barriers to Sustainable Growth

What keeps many businesses from growing? For larger companies, it is often maturing markets and inflexible organizations that…

Avoid these Strategy Traps in 2022

Avoid these Strategy Traps in 2022

It was the best of times, it was the worst of times, it was the age of wisdom,…

The 10 Most Popular Articles of 2021
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The 10 Most Popular Articles of 2021

Many businesses and leadership teams embraced 2021 with optimism, hoping that we would be gaining control over COVID-19….

What Is Your One Phrase Strategy for 2022?

What Is Your One Phrase Strategy for 2022?

I have written about this topic a lot! Your one phrase strategy is as important as ever in…

Which is More Critical – Strategy or Execution?
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Which is More Critical – Strategy or Execution?

Have you and your leadership team debated this issue recently? Especially as our recovery is still underway-and so…

Play to Win: Avoid these Strategy Traps

Play to Win: Avoid these Strategy Traps

We are well into the second Quarter of 2021!  Is your current strategy (from your annual planning session)…

An Often-Neglected Source of Competitive Advantage
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An Often-Neglected Source of Competitive Advantage

The significant transformation of customer behavior continues at full speed today. I have written about this topic in…