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ALIGNING PROCESSES AND STRATEGY

This is the 13th part in my strategy execution series based on my PhD thesis. In this post I discuss the alignment of key processes to the strategy of the organization. Aligning business processes to the strategy is crucial in delivering value to customers and stakeholders. The […]

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FORMALIZING THE STRUCTURE FOR STRATEGY EXECUTION

In my previous post I argued that a decentralized organization structure is most effective for successful strategy execution or implementation. After designing a decentralized structure it needs to be formalized. When an organization has an informal structure, organizational members have few rules or procedures to fall back […]

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ALIGNING ORGANIZATION STRUCTURE TO STRATEGY

Aligning organization structure to strategy is crucial for strategy execution success. The organization structure needs to support the strategy and its execution. When possible, management must ensure that the organization structure is clear, decentralized and formalized. When the existing structure does not meet these requirements, it is […]

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DEVELOPING A STRATEGY EXECUTION PLAN

After a strategy is developed, it must be translated into a comprehensive execution plan. Developing a strategy execution plan is a task of the strategy execution team. An Execution Plan or implementation plan is a comprehensive plan that clearly outlines the objectives of the strategy execution, the […]

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SECURING STRATEGY EXECUTION COMMITMENT

Successful strategy formulation and execution requires the commitment of managers and employees on all levels of the organization. Managerial commitment to the strategy and its execution is especially important for strategy execution success. Explicit management support of the strategy is crucial because management provides leadership and rewards […]

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INVOLVING EMPLOYEES IN STRATEGY EXECUTION

Involving employees in strategy execution is crucial for successful strategy formation. Successful strategy formulation and implementation requires the involvement and commitment of managers and employees on all levels. A failure to involve key people often results in implementation failure.

INVOLVING EMPLOYEES AND STAKEHOLDERS

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The Strategy Execution Agenda | Strategos Consulting

BUILDING AN EXECUTABLE STRATEGY

Successful strategy execution requires a building an executable strategy. A strategy is a combination of what goals the organization aims to achieve and how it aims to achieve those goals. Strategy formulation and strategy execution are intertwined processes and success in both is necessary for superior organizational […]

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CRAFTING A STRATEGIC VISION

Successful strategy development and execution begins with crafting a strategic vision by top management. The vision describes the desired future state of the organization. Organizations that are successful in strategy execution often have a guiding purpose that remains stable while their strategy and activities continuously adapt to […]

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MASTERING THE STRATEGY EXECUTION SYSTEM

Mastering strategy execution involves managing the six elements of the Strategy Execution System: developing the strategy, managing the execution of the strategy, aligning the primary process, structure, culture to the strategy, managing people and building control systems that monitor and control the execution of the strategy.

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CRAFTING THE STRATEGIC MANAGEMENT SYSTEM

Many organizations lack an effective strategic management control system that allow them to achieve their strategic and operational goals. This article presents a complete strategic management system that enables managers and executives to manage strategy formulation and implementation in an integrated way.

Organizations need to continually […]

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