In an increasingly voltile, uncertain, complex and ambiguous trading environment, a company strategy provides clarity, stability and dynamism. Good strategy relies on an understanding of the business and the market(s) you operate in.
Strategy covers all areas of your business. A well thought out strategy integrates the activities of your company, allocates resources to meet objectives and provides for measurement and insight. While planning a strategy it is important to consider that decisions are not taken in isolation and consultation, communication and culture are key to successful strategic alignment, development and implementation.
The first element of the Strategy Framework
Business Model Canvas
Emer O’Donnell talks about business model canvas.
Culture & Strategy
Professor Charles O’Reilly discusses the nature of culture and strategy in companies.
Making Strategy Central
The importance of Strategy and its meaning
Current Strategy Programmes
Enterprise Ireland has developed a Client Engagement Model (CEM), a process of how Enterprise Ireland works with clients across their different stages of development. This is modeled on a structured framework which we work with clients so that we can come up with an agreed plan of action with the company. The 6 Business Pillars are explained in more detail below.