Tag Archive: competitive advantage

Sep 09

3 Key Ideas to Help Business Leaders Succeed in 2013 / 2014

Key Performance Indicators (KPIs) 1. Lead and Lag indicators, what are you measuring? When seeking to drive improved performance across your organization most business leaders focus their attention solely on Key Performance Indicators (KPI’s) that are ‘lag’ indicators. Lag indicators are a signal of performance AFTER an outcome is achieve and include aspects such as …

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Mar 15

The Top 5 Tools to Drive Strategy in Your Business

One of the many challenges facing business owners and managers is having the right “business tool” for the job. In business we often have a range of tools, systems and processes that enable us to drive the operational elements (CRMs, HR Systems, Financial Systems, Management tools, etc) but when it comes to developing strategy, we …

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Mar 06

Can You Prove It?

One of the most critical issues for businesses is being clear about their sustainable competitive advantage (SCA). Or put another way, being able to answer the question: “Why would someone buy from you and not the person down the road?” As I have written about before there are a number of ways to attack this …

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