The Killer Question

March, 2024    SMM-281 The Killer Question Expert strategists ask four crucial questions when reviewing their strategy. The first one confounds most of us. This is the first in a series of articles about how to differentiate between strong and weak...

The Anthropologists’ Advantage

March, 2024    SMM-280 The Anthropologists’ Advantage The strategy review, at brand, business unit or board level, is a salient feature of business life. To make a positive impression, you first need to understand the hidden meaning of this important business...

Continuously capable

December, 2023    SMM-276 Continuously capable – how firms stay ahead of their rivals using ‘acme comparators’ Helping firms identify not just the direction of their capability development but also the ways to achieve...