Strategy is not a word that always fits comfortably in the practical and challenging world of business, particularly where political and economic unpredictability may encourage the leaders to take a very short-term view of the business.
The problem is that without developing a longer term perspective, your business is unlikely to grow. Adopting a longer-term view is particularly important.
What are you seeking?
Growth into new sectors? Growth into new territories? Growth of your own service offerings?
Wing and a prayer planning is risky and a tough sell to shareholders, partners, employees and teammates.
Developing your strategic intent gives you direction, purpose and power.
What is growth?
This is the strategic drive behind business expansion. The intent, the purpose, the vision, the mission.
This is where passion for your business is married with the defining of careful and considered objectives.
Centric Global helps businesses to GET to a position where the goals and results are defined.
Understanding what exists in the business that could support the vision and intent and what could block or act as a brake to achieving better results.
What are the risks of doing it?
What are the risks of not doing it?
What’s the end game?
What will your business look like in five years time.
Although this could be considered the fun, exciting and sizzle part of your business planning – success at this stage actually comes from thorough and measured groundwork and the creation of a focused business plan