• The Chief Strategy Officer Playbook

    How to Transform Strategies into Great Results

    The book showcases a unique and compelling collection of valuable experiences, research, insights and recommendations to help transform strategies into great results.

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  • Learning from Crisis Mode

    Implications for Better Strategy Implementation

    Quartz Insights, in collaboration with the Brightline Initiative, set out to identify the ways that organizations can best leverage the experience of a crisis and use those learnings to improve the way they integrate strategy design and delivery.

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  • People Manifesto

    People form the link between strategy design and delivery; they turn ideas into reality; they are the strategy in motion. Success requires a deep understanding of the fundamental complexity of this trickiest element: OUR PEOPLE.

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For many organizations today, there’s a gap between strategy design and strategy delivery. While most organizations often excel at developing stellar strategies, many fall short when it comes to actually implementing them.

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Our Guiding Principles

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Principle #1

Acknowledge that strategy delivery is just as important as strategy design

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Principle #2

Accept that you’re accountable for delivering the strategy you designed

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Dedicate and mobilize the right resources

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Leverage insight on customers and competitors

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Principle #5

Be bold, stay focused and keep it as simple as possible

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Principle #6

Promote team engagement and effective cross-business cooperation

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Principle #7

Demonstrate bias toward decision-making and own the decisions you make

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Check ongoing initiatives before committing to new ones

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Principle #9

Develop robust plans but allow for missteps — fail fast to learn fast

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Celebrate success and recognize those who have done good work

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