Strategy Management Blog

May 30, 2017

The emerging role of the chief strategy officer

The role of the chief strategy officer (CSO) has never been well defined. An absence of clarity has meant that in most multinational corporations, incumbents ar...

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May 22, 2017

Communicating strategy

Hot on the heels of the WannaCry ransomware attack, $3.42 billion tech company #Citrix is to outline its #businessstrategy to investors and analysts at the Syne...

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May 19, 2017

Defending innovation strategy

Leaders of corporate behemoths will always find it harder to deal with pesky upstarts than smaller businesses. Sheer size is the primary inhibitor as is a capac...

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May 12, 2017

Call for papers for unique business strategy conferences

Two new linked international conferences are to give business strategy practitioners and academics a unique opportunity to share insight and knowledge which wil...

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April 24, 2017

Strategy (Remastered) 2: Swimming and Winning Against the Tide of VUCA

Effectiveness in strategic leadership has never been harder. Prevailing conditions of extreme Volatility, Uncertainty, Complexity and Ambiguity (VUCA) are unpre...

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February 12, 2017

Strategy (Remastered): Surviving and Thriving in an Era of Digital Disruption

Amidst a sea of disruption that is an inevitable outcome of the emerging ‘digital revolution’ it is widely accepted that lives will be changed, jobs will be...

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December 18, 2016

Enabling change in a period of disruption – a call for submissions

A pair of two-day conferences on either side of the world is set to enable strategy practitioners, academics and consultants make sense of the changes being wro...

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December 3, 2016

An invitation to contribute to our success

It’s been a successful year. We have achieved a lot. There is still a lot to achieve though, and we can’t do it without you. With that in mind we would like...

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November 28, 2016

Events in 2017

As this year draws to a close it’s a good time to start planning for the next. At SMI we have a number of events planned for 2017. Here are the events and act...

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November 23, 2016

Thought for the month – The more things change the more they stay the same.

The more things change the more they stay the same was a phrase coined by French critic, journalist and novelist Jean-Baptiste Alphonse Karr. The epigram, plus ...

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