Strategy Execution

Managers can close the gap between strategy and execution by viewing their organization not as a hierarchy of power or bundle of processes, but as a network of commitments to get things done. By managing commitments up and down the chain of command, across units, and outside the firm, managers can execute flawlessly.

Strategy Execution Videos

  • Three logics of strategy execution
  • Simplify your strategy for execution
  • Operational excellence does not guarantee effective execution

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The majority of companies struggle to implement their strategy. This Harvard Business Review article explains why--and how to execute strategy more effectively.

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Executing Strategy for Results is a week-long program for senior executives on strategy execution in volatile markets.