Managing Business Enablers
always adapted to larger and more complex forms by having management focus on
higher-order levers of performance.
Managing business enablers represents a
significant shift of focus, but does not replace managing the business. It
is something that must be done on top of normal duties. "Business enablers
represent a higher-order set of levers than the financial performance of the
business units in the corporate portfolio. While the financial performance
is extremely important, the ability of
corporate management to influence
that performance is greatly enhanced through the three enablers of
You need access to the right set of people if
you wish to
get to the right decisions quickly, to distribute responsibility, and to
be at the
leading edge of competitive performance.
3 Strategies of
Winning in Business
In the rapidly changing
new economy, you need both more
business skills and more
You also need a
new partnership-based relationship with employees that forms the bonds
of understanding of how they benefit as the firm benefits.
The heart of the
is the Global Core, which is a revolutionary overhaul of the old corporate
center or headquarters...