Most organizations use metrics as measuring sticks, showing people how the organization is doing. Many management teams use a Balanced Scorecard, including both financial (lagging) measures and non-financial (leading) measures. 308 more words
Tags » Competitive Advantage
On September 19-20, 2013, we celebrated the 25th Anniversary of the Bill and Vieve Gore School of Business. The business school at Westminster was transformed in 1988 by a significant $7 million gift from Vieve Gore, the largest to Westminster College at that time. 1,578 more words
In today’s challenging business environment, successful companies are looking for ways to enhance their competitive advantages while reducing costs.
Initiatives that improve performance and operations can achieve these often-conflicting goals simultaneously and produce positive results. 371 more words
Today, businesses have access to data far beyond anything data-focused corporations had 20 years ago. The massive amounts of valuable data garnered from things like staff behavior and customer interactions can become a company’s biggest competitive advantage. 778 more words
Whilst the top job in organisations is occupied by the hierarchical boss, that doesn’t necessarily make them the leader.
The behaviours required to secure the top position can be quite different from those that make an excellent leader, creating bosses that are more followers than they are leaders. 396 more words