Strategic plans should be subjected to timely adjustments to strategic changes that keep happening inside and outside your company.

Be strategically flexible and adjust your sails when the direction of the wind changes If you want to reach the destination.

Keep your mind open to emerging opportunities, and you may discover a greater destination as you go.


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Strategy Innovation vs. Strategy Programming

In strategic programming,
you can realistically separate planning and doing, strategy formulation and implementation.

In strategy innovation,
you assume that you cannot realistically tell in advance how the future will unfold or what will work, and  therefore intertwine formulations and implementation, continually adjusting your strategy as you gain new insights through an experimental trial-and-error process of learning by doing.



6Ws of Strategic Change Management

Why the purpose: the problems to be solved Download PowerPoint presentation, pdf e-book or the opportunity to be pursued

What the strategic intent, the stretch goals and objectives

Where the context: the internal and external environment

How the process of change implementation

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When the milestone events and timing



What is Strategy Innovation?

Strategy innovation is about challenging existing industry methods of creating customer value Download PowerPoint presentation, pdf e-book in order to meet newly emerging customer needs, add additional value, and create new markets and new customer groups for the sponsoring company.7

Surprise To Win: 3 Strategies Download PowerPoint presentation, pdf e-book

Why Strategy Innovation?

To survive in today's tidal wave of global economic, technological, and social change, you must understand how powerful forces are aggregating once-distinct product and geographic markets, enhancing market-clearing efficiency, and increasing specialization in the supply chain.

Creating Sustainable Profits: 9 Questions To Answer

You should respond by adopting a new approach to strategy one that combines speed, openness, flexibility, and forward-focused thinking.11

Jack Welch's 5 Strategic Questions

Never is strategy implementation more important than when innovation is at the heart of a strategy. Innovation always involves treading into uncertain waters. And as uncertainty rises, the value of a well-thought-out, but static, corporate strategy Download PowerPoint presentation, pdf e-book drops. In fact, when pursuing entirely new business models, no amount of research can resolve the critical unknowns. All that strategy can do is give you a good starting point. From there, you must experiment, learn, and adapt.10

Learning SWOT Questions

7 Dimensions of Strategic Innovation

The Strategic Innovation framework weaves together seven dimensions to produce a range of outcomes that drive growth.

How To Discover Opportunities

A company's Organizational Readiness may drive or inhibit its ability to act upon and implement new ideas and strategies, and to successfully manage operational, political, cultural and financial demands that will follow... More

What Is Your Strategic Intent?

Strategic intent is a high-level statement of the means by which your organization will achieve its vision. It is a core component of your dynamic strategy.

Strategic intent cannot be planned all in advance. It must evolve on the basis of experience during its implementation... More

3 Strategies of Market Leaders Download PowerPoint presentation, pdf e-book

Reinventing an Industry

Reinventing an industry involves changing an industry's competitive rules, developing completely new products or services, or changing the fundamental financial relationships between companies in your value chain.

Blue Ocean Strategy

Blue Ocean strategy is about revolutionary value innovation Download PowerPoint presentation, pdf e-book.

The six principles drive the successful formulation and execution of Blue Ocean Strategy. These principles attenuate the six risks... More

Case Studies Canon Creates a New Market Niche

When Canon entered the copier business in the 1970s, it changed the logic of how to run a copier business. The company successfully expanded its photocopier business in the USA by using competitive innovation... More

Competitive Strategies: 2 Types

Case Studies Strategy Innovation vs. Strategy Outsourcing

Researchers have studied several examples of established organizations investing in experimental businesses. Several fell into the same pitfall mistakenly assuming the initial strategy, developed at great expense by outside experts, was correct... More


Michael Dell advice

There's always an opportunity to

make a difference.

Michael Dell

Dell Inc.

Jack Welch advice business quotes

Shun the incremental, and
look for the quantum leap.  >>>

Jack Welch


Vadim Kotelnikov advice quotes

Strategic simulation games are far better than business planning when you want to change your strategy radically.  >>>

Vadim Kotelnikov





  1. "The Centerless Corporation", Bruce A.Pasternack and Albert. J. Viscio

  2. "Strategic Achievement", Andrew Spanyi

  3. 1001 Ways To Energize Employees, Bob Nelson

  4. "Strategic Intent", G.Hamel & C.K.Prahalad

  5. "Hypercompetition", R.D'Adveni

  6. Changing Strategic Direction, Peter Skat-Rordam

  7. "Driving Growth Through Innovation", Robert B. Tucker

  8. "Managing Complexity", Robin Wood

  9. "Strategic Management", Third Edition, Alex Miller

  10. "Strategy, Execution, Innovation," Vijay Govindarajan and Chris Trimble

  11. "Extreme Competition," McKiney

Smart Corporate Leader

5 Strategic Questions

Smart Business Architect

Sustainable Growth Strategies

Strategy vs. Strategic Innovation

Dynamic Business Strategies

Look at Your Company from Outside In

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Competitive Strategies

Sustainable Competitive Advantage

Blue Ocean Strategy

Creating Competitive Disruption: 7 Strategies

3 Strategies of Market Leaders