strategy question

The First Question to Ask of Any Strategy

By Roger L. Martin The senior team of a large player in the global wealth management business recently asked me for my opinion on their strategy. They had worked long and hard at coming up with it. Their “Where to Play” choice was to target wealthy individuals who wanted and were willing to pay for comprehensive wealth management services. Their “How …

Mary ShippyThe First Question to Ask of Any Strategy
Strategic plan

5 top ways to implement a strategic plan

Image provided by Getty Images (olm26250) Regardless of the size of a company, the role of the CEO is essentially the same: Set the vision for the company and ensure that vision is executed. The first part tends to be a lot easier than the second. Anyone in a company leadership role can declare what they’d like to see and …

Mary Shippy5 top ways to implement a strategic plan