Tag Archives: Execution

Strategy, Execution And the Role of Leadership

Craig Padoa — November 14, 2017 Follow @CraigPadoa — November 14, 2017 Free-Photos / Pixabay If you don’t yet subscribe to strategy+business by global management consulting firm Booz & Company, you are missing out on some impressive management and thought leadership pieces. Two articles that recently caught my attention are: The Thought Leader Interview: Cynthia … Continue reading Strategy, Execution And the Role of Leadership

Your flexible SEO strategy: Creation, execution and measurement in an ever-changing environment

Columnist Janet Driscoll Miller discusses some of the top challenges SEOs are facing today and outlines why an SEO strategy has to be a living document that changes based on search trends and algorithm updates. Janet Driscoll Miller on April 17, 2017   Like any marketing channel, SEO is an investment. Whether you’re using in-house … Continue reading Your flexible SEO strategy: Creation, execution and measurement in an ever-changing environment

Strategy, Not Execution, Optimizes Content Marketing

Strategy, Not Execution, Optimizes Content Marketing by Jess Nelson, April 13, 2017 Over-taxed creative resources are a challenge to any content-based communications program. Developing content takes time and, if done incorrectly, can easily eat up marketing budgets while still proving ineffective. Only a third of 2,562 B2B marketers polled by the Content Marketing Institute rated … Continue reading Strategy, Not Execution, Optimizes Content Marketing

Are You Focused on Tactics or Strategy? The Goal is Strategic Execution

Lacy Boggs — January 30, 2017 Follow @blogspiration42— January 30, 2017 There’s a continuum of action for business. (And life, but we’re really only talking business here.) One the one end is strategy. It’s cerebral. It’s thinky. It requires many post-it notes and paper and books and maybe my favorite, a bullet journal. At the … Continue reading Are You Focused on Tactics or Strategy? The Goal is Strategic Execution

Digital Transformation – Execution is Key to Realizing Your Vision

Jaisundar Venkat — November 21, 2016 Follow @BouncingThots— November 21, 2016 Many firms fall for the ‘digital’ hype and rush into digital initiatives without fully appreciating the fact that these projects must not only be envisioned differently but also executed differently. Success rates when these initiatives are handled like conventional technology projects aren’t flattering and … Continue reading Digital Transformation – Execution is Key to Realizing Your Vision

4 Hurdles to Strategic Execution

by Clive Keyte Follow @intrafocusUKOctober 23, 2016 In their book ‘Blue Ocean Strategy’ W.Chan Kim and Renee Mauborgne describe four organisational hurdles to strategy execution. Their description relates to the implementation of a Blue Ocean Strategy but in truth it applies equally to any strategy. The four organisational hurdles are: 1. Being wedded to the … Continue reading 4 Hurdles to Strategic Execution

Strategy Execution: How Top Companies Get Ahead of the Competition and Stay There

by Rick Lepsinger Follow @onpoint_llcAugust 5, 2016 We all would like to be part of a top-performing company, but what does it really take to build one? Our research on how top-performing companies prepare for and manage change and how they execute plans and strategies effectively reveals some interesting similarities and differences between the best … Continue reading Strategy Execution: How Top Companies Get Ahead of the Competition and Stay There

CEOs Should Be Skilled in the Art of Execution

by David Kiger June 6, 2016 Follow @davidkigerJune 6, 2016 Great business ideas won’t turn into success stories without great execution. It takes planning, organization and communication, and a CEO with a smart strategic plan and the support of a good team. Here’s a look at some essential elements of business execution. Organization The energy … Continue reading CEOs Should Be Skilled in the Art of Execution

7 Tips for Improving Strategic Execution

by Mike Paton December 27, 2015 Follow @mpatonDecember 27, 2015 “A good plan violently executed now is better than a perfect plan executed next week.” – General George S. Patton  Over the last eight years, I’ve helped 100 entrepreneurial leadership teams create and execute more than 300 “strategic plans.” Not one of them wanted a beautiful … Continue reading 7 Tips for Improving Strategic Execution