How To Write Your Own Departmental Strategy

How To Write Your Own Departmental Strategy You are running your Department or Team within the overarching strategy of the organisation and you have to follow the direction set from above: this is the norm for all managers and whatever we might think of the straightjacket we find ourselves wrapped up in, we have to …

Management Principles That Guarantee Success

Management Principles That Guarantee Success So, you have got the job title and salary that you wanted, the office and even possibly a space in the car park – well done for getting this far! Truth is, though, that having the position is just the start – to become effective and recognised as such, takes …

The Two Management Pillars of Exploration and Exploitation

The Two Management Pillars of Exploration and Exploitation The management challenge is all about developing the following two skills, both in terms of the way in which you run your area of responsibility and in how you manage yourself: Being capable of EXPLORATION by exploring, developing and delivering flexible ways of working where the capability …

Business Strategy Checklist – Key Self-Assessment Questions

Business Strategy Checklist - Key Self-Assessment Questions There are no magic bullets or cures, templates or spreadsheets that can tell you how your organisation or department is delivering against the competition and the wider environment. This is something that you have to do for yourself, taking into account as a starting point your sales and …

How Vision, Mission And Objectives Fit Together

How Vision, Mission And Objectives Fit Together Organisational Vision and Mission: sit at the very top of the hierarchy of planning which sets the strategic direction of the organisation. Organisational Strategy and Objectives: the means by which an organisation meets its Vision and Mission. Measured in broad terms and assessed quarterly due to the complex …