Step 7 – Performance Analysis

Nine Steps to Success™ – Step 7 Performance Analysis Performance Analysis is the seventh step of the Balanced Scorecard Institutes framework for strategic planning and management, the Nine Steps to Success™. It is at this point in the process when we move from...

What is a Balanced Scorecard?

What is a balanced Scorecard? – Even-though it has been around for over twenty years, we are often asked to describe the Balanced Scorecard. There are many good descriptions available, we thought we would take some of the most current information and turn it...

Strategic Themes

Often it is difficult to see the wood for the trees. During a strategic planning cycle, it is easy to become overwhelmed by the many things that need to be done. It is at this point that ‘Strategic Themes’ become useful. Any strategy can usually be broken down into...

Communicating Strategic Change

If you are part of an executive team that is asking the question “how can we communicate our strategy” then the chances are you have already left it too late. Strategic change within an organisation or company has a facet that is peculiar to itself. That is, it has to...

Strategic Planning – 7 Critical Success Factors

Critical Success Factors. To ensure success in strategic planning there are several things that need to be in place before you even start. These usually take the form of an agreement to do things in a particular way. If these ‘principles’ are in place as you set out...