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pearl,
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4/5/2012 | 3:36:46 PM
re: Forget Alignment: How To Co-Create A Business Strategy
HI, Nigel, very good article, well articulate the strategy scenario every organization need optimize, especially co-developing strategy via both business and technology will reduce the execution risks and avoid the pitfall when executing it. thanks
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4/19/2012 | 6:42:28 PM
re: Forget Alignment: How To Co-Create A Business Strategy
Thanks, Nigel, and I fully agree on a more meaningful alternative to "alignment". And I especially love the "living" reference on #5. Of course, it applies across the board, as a need to keep engaged and maintain momentum. That seems a key takeaway that is often ignored, as everyone in bigger orgs has a tendency to delegate and think it's covered (it's someone else's responsibility), but the consequence is the stall.

(had to chuckle, however, at McGuigan's soundbite--it sure sounds like a master/servant reference! :-)


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