strategic plans

Is it a good idea to have a one day strategy workshop or strategic planning workshop? Why You Might Want A Strategy Workshop Let’s imagine that your business performance has dipped or you fear that it might because of recent changes in environment conditions, customer needs or competitors. And you get approached by a firm […]

{ Comments on this entry are closed }

Continue Reading

Strategic Plans, Business Plans & Budgets

by Paul Simister on May 6, 2011

It’s no surprise that I am a big believer in the advantages of planning and preparing strategic plans, business plans and budgets. It’s the process of planning and how it helps you to clarify you thoughts and see problems and weaknesses in advance which is often more important than the plan itself although it can […]

{ Comments on this entry are closed }

Continue Reading

Strategy From The Outside In Or Inside Out

by Paul Simister on April 21, 2011

As a business owner you have a simple choice. You can: Run your business opportunistically, jumping from one thing to the next which looks as if it could make you money; or You can develop a strategy to create success in your market and then which guides your actions and decisions. The first may work […]

{ Comments on this entry are closed }

Continue Reading