An Approach to Strategy

 |     “Forget the arduous, intellectualised number crunching and data grinding. In real life, strategy is actually very straightforward. You pick a general direction and implement like hell.” Jack Welch    I love this quote. It captures so much of where I have ended up when it comes to understanding strategy. Not long after taking up my role as the CIO of The Warehouse, I began to turn my mind to producing an IS strategy. However, as I went through a traditional strategy exercise as a CIO rather than a consultant, I came Read more..