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How to think strategically : your roadmap to innovation and results

Author: Davide Sola; Jerome Couturier
Publisher: Harlow, England ; New York : Pearson, 2014.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Sola, Davide.
How to think strategically.
Harlow, England ; New York : Pearson, 2014
(DLC) 2013026074
(OCoLC)852488575
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Davide Sola; Jerome Couturier
ISBN: 9780273788843 0273788841
OCLC Number: 868597623
Description: 1 online resource (1 volume) : illustrations
Contents: INTRODUCTION PART I: STRATEGIC KNOW-HOWChapter 1 - What is Strategy?What strategy is - and what it isn't.The Key Elements of StrategyIdentifying the Core challengesCoordinated, creative and sustainable actionsCreating value Chapter 2 - What is Strategic Thinking?What is thinking?What is strategic thinking?What does it take to think strategically?The Strategic Mind.The strategic thinking process. Chapter 3 - Turning Strategic Thinking into StrategyThe Link Between Learning And Strategic ThinkingHow to Maximise Strategic Learning Chapter 4 - What is Business Strategy?The importance of Competitive advantageHow do you create Competitive Advantage?The right ingredients: the sources of competitive advantageA recipe: the value creating options PART II: THE STRATEGIC PLANNING PROCESSChapter 5 - Managing the Invisible HandWhat is the invisible hand?Where does it come from?How does it become visible?How can you manage it? Chapter 6 - Assessing the current situationAre you in the right place?Macro Environment FactorsIndustry-related FactorsDo you have a competitive Advantage?Where does superior value creation come from?Value propositionKey activitiesResources and competencesValue NetworkOrganisational culture Chapter 7 - Identifying the core challenges.How to identify challengesHow to validate challengesHow to select core challenges - the importance of trade-offsDefining what success will look like - Strategic Objectives and strategic Guidelines Chapter 8 - Solving the core challengesReducing the complexity of the core challengeIdentifying the key constituents of the core challengeUnderstanding the importance of its constituentsDeveloping potential solutionsLateral thinkingSolution shop approachCo-creation workshopsPractical tools for generating solutionsThe Blue Ocean StrategyThe 7 degrees of freedomSelecting the best potential solutionsTiming the initiatives Chapter 9 -Reducing uncertaintyExperimenting to reduce uncertaintyPhase 1: Stating the underlying assumptionsPhase 2: Testing assumptions about ValuePhase 3: Testing assumptions about growthPhase 4: Testing assumptions about sustainabilityOngoing testing and learning Chapter 10 - Managing ExecutionA will to act.A coordinated approach.Setting the scene.Launching and spreading change.Creating a compelling story.Using Role Models.Accelerating the speed of change.Consolidating change. Glossary: Key concepts and definitions
Responsibility: Davide Sola and Jerome Couturier.

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