Three Tips for Successful Risk Management

By | July 20th, 2017|Strategy planning, StrategyBlocks|

Organizations are becoming more advanced, and given the increasingly digital and interconnected global environment, business risks are occurring with greater frequency and velocity than ever before. In a report by Rapid Ratings, when asked if executives had faced significant supply chain issues or risk events in the last 24 months, 21% said yes and reported [...]

The Fading Art of Implementation

By | July 12th, 2017|Strategy planning, StrategyBlocks|

Organizations invent strategies as though their livelihood depends on it –which it does. So why, then, if strategy is so imperative to company and personal success, does strategic implementation get left behind, even when tasks, assignments, and inquiries come from all sides and seem to demand immediate attention? The execution of strategy is what puts [...]

The Value of Visual

By | July 4th, 2017|StrategyBlocks|

65 percent of people are visual learners. So how can we ensure that people within an organization are absorbing information? The answer is simple - dashboards. A dashboard is a visual representation that offers a fast and easy way to view information and company data in real-time. Visuals are vital in order for strategy to [...]

StrategyBlocks Named a Finalist in the Prestigious SIIA CODiE Awards

By | June 19th, 2017|Awards, StrategyBlocks|

We are excited to announce that our StrategyBlocks platform is a finalist for the Software & Information Industry Association (SIIA) CODiE Awards, recognized as one of the Best Business Information Solutions. The SIIA CODiE Awards honors organizations for achieving excellence in software, information and education technology. The Best Business Information Solutions category recognizes solutions that help [...]

The A to Z of Strategy

By | June 16th, 2017|Strategy planning, StrategyBlocks|

We get it, sometimes you don’t have the time to read a whole book about strategy. So we’ve taken the time to sum it up in one easy guide. Read on for the complete A to Z of strategy planning, management and execution - and as always, happy strategizing! Audience: In our “Think Customer-first blog” [...]

StrategyBlocks Scores Silver in Asia-Pacific Stevie Awards

By | April 28th, 2017|Awards, StrategyBlocks|

We’re thrilled to announce we’re a winner in the  Stevie APAC Awards, the world’s premier business award. StrategyBlocks is a Silver winner in the Product Design and Development category for B2B products, and we are honored to be recognized for our commitment to making strategic planning easy and accessible for businesses everywhere. StrategyBlocks 4.0 [...]

Spotlight on Strategy: Successfully Transitioning the C-Suite

By | April 20th, 2017|Leadership, StrategyBlocks|

The Greek philosopher Heraclitus of Ephesus said, “change is the only constant in life.” For businesses all over the world, change is truly the only predictable factor in terms of strategy and management. Transitioning C-suite leadership is one of the most impactful changes that happens within the management scene of a company. The integration period [...]

The Power of People in Strategic Transformations

By | April 10th, 2017|Business technology news, Leadership, StrategyBlocks|

Organizational transformation can be a challenge, but in order to evolve and adapt with the moving business landscape we must be prepared to face these challenges head on. C-Suite leaders are responsible for these types of transformation: they are responsible to improve efficiency, embrace innovation, and make changes work. However, there are obstacles to overcome [...]

What Toddlers Can Teach Us About Business Strategy

By | April 3rd, 2017|Leadership, StrategyBlocks|

The world was recently captivated by 40 seconds of video that has been affectionately referred to as “BBC Dad” in many online circles. Professor and Korea-expert Robert E. Kelly is invaded by his two charming children, with plans of their own, while he courageously tries to move on with a BBC interview discussing the state [...]

The Best of Corporate Strategy & Execution

By | March 20th, 2017|Leadership, Strategy planning, StrategyBlocks|

Business change can be hard. Everything from managing the disruption of digital transformation, integrating agile business practices, building a culture of innovation or shifting business priorities to monetize new revenue streams, requires significant change throughout the entire operation. That’s why many companies have relied on organizational methods and strategy-making processes for years, in order to [...]