- In PwC’s annual global survey of chief executives, CEOs’ optimism about their own company’s prospects is a leading indicator of broader economic prosperity. How, then, can we best foster confident CEOs?
- Workers today want careers that fit their values, are enjoyable, and contribute to society. Here’s what business leaders can do to deliver on this idea of “good work.” For further insights, read “Good Work.”
February 18, 2019
- Today’s employees want jobs that are intrinsically rewarding and that fit their values. And though the meaning of work is different for each person, companies that act now to address these demands will gain a lasting competitive advantage. See also “Five Ways Companies Can Give People a Good Work Experience.”
- Major companies are transforming their core and rethinking their functions.
- Three questions will help you find the best combination of buy, borrow, and build for your business.October 2, 2018 by Ken Favaro
- With so much cash on company balance sheets, U.S. companies face competitive pressure to use the tax windfall strategically.
- When you know the probabilities of future events, including your own processes, you can hedge their risks in more strategic ways.May 9, 2018 by John Sviokla
- Developing new sources of income is a vital strategic imperative.May 7, 2018 by Christopher Vollmer
- Global growth, social media, and technology are allowing professional basketball to engage fans in the arena and online.
- A look at the artwork from the recent pages of strategy+business, on themes including overcoming bias at work, competitiveness in the age of digitization, and the ethics of CEOs.March 30, 2018
- Instead of returning capital to shareholders through buybacks and dividends, companies will have to invest aggressively in profitable growth initiatives.
- As the massive healthcare program for low-income U.S. residents evolves, players will have to develop new capabilities.
- Animal SpiritsNovember 7, 2017 by Ken Favaro
- Paul Leinwand, coauthor of Strategy That Works, introduces a counterintuitive lesson in how to achieve breakthrough performance in your organization from Olympic medalist John K. Coyle.June 12, 2017 by John K. Coyle
- Military contractors are reinventing themselves for a world of rapidly evolving technology and new geopolitical relationships.
- Capturing the strategic advantages of fan-centric businesses requires functional transformation.May 8, 2017 by Christopher Vollmer
- The best consumer strategies start with knowing where and why people shop for your product.
- How to get the strategists and implementers in your company to work together effectively. For more insight, read “10 Principles of Strategy through Execution.”February 13, 2017
- How to link where your company is headed with what it does best. See also “A Guide to Strategy through Execution.”
- Companies can increase profits in a low-growth environment by focusing on the right combination of segments.
- Why coherent institutions were the first to rebound after the financial crisis.
- During a restructuring, rumors spread and fear takes hold. You can reduce the turmoil by finding ways to inform, empower, and inspire employees.
- For companies, sustaining a consistently high level of performance requires unique capabilities that may differ sharply from the strategies they used to succeed in the first place.January 5, 2017 by Matt Palmquist
- Your strategic planning process and annual off-sites may be holding your directors back.December 22, 2016 by Ken Favaro
- When you give voice to confidence, aspiration, prescience, or desperation, it can set you on a more powerful path. See also “How to Define Your Corporate Identity.”December 14, 2016 by Paul Leinwand
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