Description : This practical guide describes a unique and proven method for setting and implementing strategy and for dealing with the qualitative variables that face an organization. After the concepts have been clearly elucidated, Robert describes their implementation in a variety of corporate settings.
Description : The must-read summary of William Cohen's book: "The Art of the Strategist: 10 Essential Principles for Leading Your Company to Victory". This complete summary of the ideas from William Cohen's book "The Art of the Strategist" shows how having a superior strategy is the only way to win in business. In his book, the author uses his experience in the military, corporate and academic sectors to provide the reader with several lessons that will teach them how to form the perfect strategy. By reading this summary, you will be able to learn and adapt these lessons and apply them to your own business in order to come out on top. Added-value of this summary: • Save time • Understand key concepts • Expand your knowledge To learn more, read "The Art of the Strategist" and discover the key to creating a killer business strategy.
Description : Unicist Strategy for Business Architects provides the fundamentals that are needed to design and develop businesses.This book is about how the mind of a strategist can influence reality in the business world. It will give you access to the basic laws of business, the structural characteristics of strategists and the ways to avoid the building of parallel realities that drive to failure and defeat.It is part of the Unicist Architecture Collection of Peter Belohlavek, which synthesized the structural-functionalist approach to business architecture. This book covers, among other subjects: the unicist approach to strategy, the mind of the strategist: the strategic attitude, the strategic ideology, the strategic action, the basic laws of Unicist Business Strategy, Fears: the strategy killers, limits of the possibilities for strategy building, responsibility avoidance: the anti-strategic approach and the antidote to anti-strategies. It provides the fundamentals to understand and respect the nature of the strategist to build and implement successful strategies.
Description : The Conquest of Persia: Alexander the Strategist is an in depth analysis of Alexander the Great's ability as an overall strategist. His military prowess, leadership qualities and his ability to win a battle has rarely been in doubt. His decision making however has been called into question and this book focuses on some of the most crucial strategic decisions he had to make. Included are analyses of his initial campaigns to secure the Balkans, his decision to siege Halicarnassus and subsequently his bold decision to de-mobilise his fleet and seek to destroy the Persian navy by land. Additionally analysed is the risky adventure of attempting to breach the seemingly impregnable island city of Tyre, his choice to annex Egypt and visit the oracle of Siwa as well as his insistence to march through the Gedrosian Desert on his return to Babylon. This book argues that at the most critical junctures of his campaign to take over the Persian Empire, Alexander's strategic decision making abilities were found wanting.
Description : 5,600 Exam Prep questions and answers. Ebooks, Textbooks, Courses, Books Simplified as questions and answers by Rico Publications. Very effective study tools especially when you only have a limited amount of time. They work with your textbook or without a textbook and can help you to review and learn essential terms, people, places, events, and key concepts.
Description : Since the turn of the century, we have seen hopes of a new era of peace shattered by the 9/11 attack on the US. We have witnessed the US become embroiled in a divisive and seemingly unwinnable war in Iraq.. We have looked on as new nuclear rivalries have sprung up with Iran and North Korea. We have also seen Europe struggle to define its place in the New World Order. And we have observed the balance of world focus shift towards China and India as they have continued their unprecedented economic rise. What is the significance of all of this? Are these random events or is there an underlying pattern? What is required of leaders and individuals to propel the world in a more positive direction? The Master Strategist provides the means to decipher these changes, offering unique insights into the issues and patterns that are defining the future, and pointing the way to strategies for a freer and more peaceful and prosperous world.
Description : Strategy is about identifying why your business matters, not just analysing the competition. Cynthia Montgomery reveals how leaders can embrace the crucial role of The Strategist to really define and drive the objectives and advantages to power their companies forward.
Description : Since its original publication by McGraw-hill almost 10 years ago, this best-selling guide to the inner workings of Japanese strategic thinking has become an acknowledged classic. Kenichi Ohmae a business strategist of international renown provides a Compelling account of the reasons why companies dominate the global processes and planning techniques, why they work, and how companies can benefit from focusing on the three essential elements of any strategic plan: company customer and competition. Replete with numerous illustrative case histories of strategic thinking in action, Ohmae s classic work continues to inspire managers at all levels to new heights of bold, imaginative strategic thinking.
Description : A guide to the strategic planning techniques used by Japanese business executives explains how to identify the customer's needs, evaluate the strengths of the company, and overcome competition