Ackermann, Fran and Eden, Colin (2011) Making Strategy : Mapping Out Strategic Success. Sage, London. ISBN 9781849201209Full text not available in this repository.
This lucid and highly-accessible text addresses the challenges of how to build a robust and implementable strategy. Strategy making is seen as something relevant to managers of departments, divisions, SME's, as well as the top management teams of public and for-profit organizations. Four key routes to creating a strategy are discussed. These routes, when taken together, provide a powerful means for agreeing a negotiated strategy, and comprise: strategic issue management, agreeing organizational purpose, competitiveness from the exploitation and protection of distinctiveness, and the strategic management of stakeholders. The designs have been used extensively, in a wide range of countries, by management teams in all types of organisations.
|Keywords:||management science, strategy, strategic success, Management. Industrial Management|
|Subjects:||Social Sciences > Industries. Land use. Labor > Management. Industrial Management|
|Department:||Strathclyde Business School > Management Science
Strathclyde Business School > Strategy and Organisation
|Depositing user:||Pure Administrator|
|Date Deposited:||09 Jan 2012 12:08|
|Last modified:||08 Feb 2015 08:57|
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