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Joel Barker's Strategy Matrix -- A Strategic Exploration Tool
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Encouraging Strategic Thinking Among Team Membersivity Pro

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How do you create a culture of thinking strategically? Listen to my podcast today and find out!(C) 2015 Laura Stack, All Rights Reserved.
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Eight Powerful Strategies To Retain Clients

Do you practice strategic thinking in your marketing efforts? Do you develop client-retention strategies, in addition to strategies to gain new clients?
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Why Your Company Structure Should Always Follow Your Business Strategy

Sometimes just changing your business structure can help you reach your business goals. This is because structure should always follow your strategy.
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The A to Z of Productive Strategic Thinking Exercises

The A to Z of Productive Strategic Thinking Exercises | Strategy Matrix | Scoop.it
There are many factors that go into productive strategic thinking exercises and efficient group strategy development sessions. Here is an A to Z recap of some of what goes into how Brainzooming approaches strategy development.
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Culture eats strategy for breakfast, innovation for lunch, passion for dinner

Culture eats strategy for breakfast, innovation for lunch, passion for dinner | Strategy Matrix | Scoop.it
Successful companies are driven by strategic thinking, innovative ideas, and passion that pulses behind a vibrant culture, all led by a leader who enthusiastically embraces all three characteristics.
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A Framework for Strategic Thinking

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I started off today trying to write a blog post on the hot new tech-world
term "product/market fit", and how it ties into more classical writings on
business and strategy.
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Applied Strategic Thinking Frequently Asked Questions

In this video we the two most frequently asked questions about Applied Strategic Thinking. For more resources and solutions around strategic thinking go here: ...
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Strategic Thinking Requires Bringing Solutions to Problems

There's nothing worse than someone who brings you problems without solutions. To be a strategic thinker, be sure to bring a solution whenever you identify a
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Seeking Innovation Alignment Conversations

Seeking Innovation Alignment Conversations | Strategy Matrix | Scoop.it
Innovation stands in service to the strategic goals of our organization, or it certainly should!
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20/20 Vision: How Strategic Planning Helps See the Future - Performance Excellence Network

20/20 Vision: How Strategic Planning Helps See the Future - Performance Excellence Network | Strategy Matrix | Scoop.it
Strategy requires making choices about the future. But here’s the problem: most humans (and organizations) are actually fairly bad at predicting the future!
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5 Lessons On Innovation From Modern-Day Explorers And Adventurers

5 Lessons On Innovation From Modern-Day Explorers And Adventurers | Strategy Matrix | Scoop.it
Another great example is the Implications Wheel that Joel Barker, a famous futurist, developed in the 1970s to examine implications of any change or decision. Many companies have used his tools and thinking processes to literally stay in business—including some major companies you know.
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How the Apple Watch will transform the most successful store strategy in a ...

How the Apple Watch will transform the most successful store strategy in a ... | Strategy Matrix | Scoop.it
With four- and five-figure gold watches on the way, Apple has plans to make room for the affluent.
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Specialization vs Generalization: A Study on Business Strategy

Specialization vs Generalization: A Study on Business Strategy | Strategy Matrix | Scoop.it
It’s a question that’s been around for a very long time: which is better to focus on, specialization or generalization?
Jim Schreier's insight:

The real question is how individual trends, initiatives, innovations, issues, etc. impact the organization's strategic objectives.  It may be that both specialized AND generalized strategies are best

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Strategy, not technology, drives digital transformation: Becoming a digitally mature enterprise

Strategy, not technology, drives digital transformation: Becoming a digitally mature enterprise | Strategy Matrix | Scoop.it
What’s the most important driver of organizational digital maturity—social, mobile, analytics, or cloud? None of the above, according to the latest…
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The “Next” Method For Strategic Thinking

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Monspiration: The “Next” Method For Strategic Thinking - http://t.co/XDoHn0l592 #inspiration
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This would generate some good content for Strategy Matrix row items.

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Applying Strategic Thinking

In this video we discuss how to develop the habit of everyday strategic thinking and as well as seven questions that will help you get out of the daily activity trap ...
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How Much Systems Thinking will be an Strategic Skill for the Manager or leader ~ Future of CIO

How Much Systems Thinking will be an Strategic Skill for the Manager or leader ~ Future of CIO | Strategy Matrix | Scoop.it
How Much Systems Thinking will be an Strategic Skill for the Manager or leader http://t.co/oDYXXtVqqd
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Golf Brings a Lesson in Strategic Thinking

Golf Brings a Lesson in Strategic Thinking | Strategy Matrix | Scoop.it
New blog post: Golf Brings a Lesson in Strategic Thinking

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The 6 Step Social Media Marketing Strategy Plan for Your Business.

The 6 Step Social Media Marketing Strategy Plan for Your Business. | Strategy Matrix | Scoop.it
A social media plan includes many of the same elements of a traditional marketing plan. Here is a template for a social media marketing strategy
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How to bring your talent strategy into your business strategy

How to bring your talent strategy into your business strategy | Strategy Matrix | Scoop.it
HR Guru Sharlyn Lauby outlines three steps to bring your talent strategy into your business strategy, and shares musings on managing a multi-generational workforce.
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15 Step Guideline To Create Your 2015 Digital Marketing Strategy

15 Step Guideline To Create Your 2015 Digital Marketing Strategy | Strategy Matrix | Scoop.it
Malcolm X said "The future belongs to those who prepare for it today". Here is a 15 Step Guideline To Create Your 2015 Digital Marketing Strategy
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Innovation Excellence | The Eight Dimensions of Strategic Thinking

Innovation Excellence | The Eight Dimensions of Strategic Thinking | Strategy Matrix | Scoop.it
I would like to describe a model for developing an effective strategic planning process. Most organizations do a poor job at planning and even poorer at execution.
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Stop Distinguishing Between Execution and Strategy

Stop Distinguishing Between Execution and Strategy | Strategy Matrix | Scoop.it
It’s impossible to have a good strategy poorly executed. That’s because execution actually is strategy – trying to separate the two only leads to confusion.
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