Strategic Management




VadiK teachings Vadim Kotelnikov

Capability Approach

to Strategic Management

Vadim Kotelnikov, founder of 1000ventures - personal logo VadiK

Inventor Business e-Coach

Author Innoball

Founder Innompic Games icon



Distinctive Capabilities Provide the Basis for Strategy Formulation

The business strategy formulated by a firm should allow it to best exploit its core competencies and distinctive capabilities relative to opportunities in the external environment.

  Capability Approach to Strategic Management



A capability is a capacity for a set of resources to perform integratively a stretch task.

Distinctive capabilities provide the basis for sustainable competitive advantage.



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For existing and aspiring market leaders and disruptive strategists, the firm's internal environment, in terms of its resources and capabilities, is more critical to strategic thinking and the determination of strategic action than is the external environment, especially in today’s era of rapid change.




Corporate Capability Approach to Strategy Implementation





Organizations that excel at strategy execution know how to create sustainable value for stakeholders through synergizing key organizational capabilities. In the capability model, senior managers focus on a balanced approach to the business system and strategic innovation.


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An organizational capability approach nurtures such critical factors essential to achieving superior, sustainable results as strategic focus and organizational strategic alignment.

In turn, taking strategic action to achieve strategic focus and organizational alignment develops capability thinking.





Strategic Simulation Games

Strategic simulation games, like INNOBALL, can help enhance corporate capabilities dramatically – fast!





Within few hours, a strategic simulation game can boost innopreneurial skills of employees and their intellectual teamwork and to strengthen the company’s strategic business design significantly.

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"To become an effective strategist requires constant practice in strategic thinking." ~ Kenichi Ohmae


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