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Defining your strategic intent with “The Art of Action”

The Art of Action

The mind map and video show you a simple and effective way of defining your strategic intent. The “Art of Action” by Stephen Bungay stresses the importance of making your strategic intent clear and simple. Intent is what you want to achieve and the reasons why. You should limit you strategic intent to defining and …

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Ideas for Success from Mindshop – November 2011

Read the latest quarterly newsletter “Ideas for Success” from Mindshop There are three thought-provoking articles in the November 2011 edition: Applying the “Art of Action” to your business Designing surveys to test customer needs Three Key Ideas for Business Success in 2012 I hope these articles are of interest and l look forward to getting …

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Applying “The Art of Action” to Your Business

Directed Opportunism

Most organisations suffer from too much planning that does not achieve the desired results. Increase the size of the organisation, the number of management layers and departments, and the problem only gets worse. Technology is changing at an ever-increasing rate and markets change more rapidly too. More planning and more detailed plans are not the …

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