More Strategy

  • s+b Blogs
    December 22, 2016

    Strategy and the Board

    by Ken Favaro
    Your strategic planning process and annual off-sites may be holding your directors back.
  • s+b Blogs
    December 20, 2016

    Virtual Reality’s Uncertain Picture

    by Daniel Eckert and Matthew Lieberman
    The growing array of immersive entertainment experiences carries unforeseen implications for content owners and creators.
  • s+b Blogs
    December 8, 2016

    Four Business Models for the Digital Age

    by John Sviokla
    As digital becomes the new normal, a few generic strategies that can help you determine where and how to create value. Which one is best for your enterprise?
  • s+b Blogs
    December 8, 2016

    The Myth of the Coveted Loyal Shopper

    by Matt Palmquist
    When it comes to consumer goods, infrequent purchasers, not faithful customers, seem to drive market-share growth.
  • s+b Blogs
    November 17, 2016

    Joint-Venture Road Map for the Little(r) Guy

    by Matt Palmquist
    International partnerships can put parties at odds, but there are ways for smaller firms to avoid common conflicts and stick up for themselves.
  • s+b Blogs
    September 8, 2016

    Far-Flung Shareholder Meetings May Be a Red Flag

    by Matt Palmquist
    When a company chooses to hold its shareholder meeting in a distant location or at an odd time, executives might be trying to avoid revealing bad news.
  • s+b Blogs
    July 28, 2016

    When Shareholders Speak Their Minds

    by Matt Palmquist
    A large proportion of shareholder proposals contested by firms receive support from other investors when put to a vote.
  • July 25, 2016

    Hedge Fund, Meet Highway

    by Julien Courbe and Peter Raymond
    New investments in infrastructure by private asset managers are changing the way the world finances its cities, power systems, and transportation links.
  • s+b Blogs
    July 21, 2016

    Is the End Looming for Razor-and-Blades Pricing?

    by Matt Palmquist
    Companies might want to rethink the storied model of charging less up front to get more down the line — especially as e-commerce offers consumers ever greater flexibility, information, and selection.
  • April 18, 2016

    Meeting the Fintech Challenge

    by Steve Davies, Manoj Kashyap, and Joerg Ruetschi
    How incumbent banks can respond to the startups and other firms disrupting their industry.
  • s+b Blogs
    February 17, 2016

    The Stock Market Is Not the Economy

    by Daniel Gross
    It can be dangerous to confuse the prospects of the economy — and your company — with the day-to-day judgments rendered on them by flighty investors.
  • February 3, 2016

    Creating a strategy that works

    by Paul Leinwand and Cesare Mainardi
    The most farsighted enterprises have mastered five unconventional practices for building and using distinctive capabilities.
  • s+b Blogs
    January 14, 2016

    Click Bait

    by Matt Palmquist
    Companies can maximize their investments in Web analytics if they focus tightly on priorities, layer human intelligence on top of smart technology, and enlist senior management to lead the charge.