Hew Strachan once stated that the term strategy had ‘acquired a universality which has robbed it of meaning’. So how can we develop a common understanding with so much diversity in use without devaluing the word as a cliché?
We need more strategic thinkers! The cry is universal and often heard in response to poor performance indicators or a failed stratagems. But what is a strategic thinker? Are there defining characteristics by which a strategic thinker can be measured? These are the questions, and here are the answers….