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Adapting Business Strategy

Philip Evans has a bold prediction for the future of business strategy.  Adapt or die is what his TED talk is about. Former business strategies are rapidly becoming obsolete.  The value chain is no longer applicable.  Vertical integration is moving

Posted in Government, Industry, International, Private Sector

Delusion or Distortion? (Validating benefits)

Interesting story on Lateline Business last night with a piece on BrisConnections, the tollway operator now moving into voluntary administration. The story makes a strong case for the need to validate business cases. Over confidence, confirmation bias, anchoring – just to name a few cognitive

Posted in Australia, BI News, Government, Industry, Private Sector

16 questions when making investment decisions.

The Victorian Government’s Investment Management team have developed a checklist of 16Questions that can be used when making investment decisions. The questions can be used to evaluate a business case for any investment  regardless of size or whether it is a business

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