Bose, a company with a long-term reputation for Strategic agility and top notch customer experience, have announced they will close all of their retail stores in North America and Europe.
If your planning process is not driving speed, flexibility and iteration - which are MUSTS in today business environment - it may be time for an upgrade
Being "agile" seems to be the buzz word in many companies and mainstream media. It primarily gained attention as a method for better software development. However packaged its principles rest on the PLAN, DO, CHECK, ACT basics which should also apply to your strategic planning process.
The most effective company leaders are using the strategic review process to jumpstart performance and attain breakthrough results.
And why should you participate?
Strategic Review. Two words that in the minds of some people elicit a reaction of happiness and excitement about shaping the future and in the minds of others dread of another day of powerpoint and stale sandwiches. How can your participation be more about the happiness and excitement reactions and less about stale sandwiches?