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New Book Launch – the Chief Strategy Officer Playbook

The CSO Playbook showcases some of the very best thinkers and business leaders in the field of strategy implementation and beyond. Thinkers50 ranked and award-winning thinkers are featured including Anil Gupta, Haiyan Wang, Rita McGrath, Antonio Nieto Rodriguez, Alessandro Di Fiore and Julian Birkinshaw. The result is a unique and compelling collection of valuable experiences, research and insights and recommendations to help transform strategies into great results.

Table of contents

  • Preface – Ricardo Viana Vargas
  • Foreword – Joseph Cahill
  • How strategy got here – Stuart Crainer & Des Dearlove
  • Why implementing strategy is like flying a kite – Rita Gunther McGrath
  • Engineer strategy as a system – Eric Rebentisch & George Roth
  • Ten questions to help you turn strategy into reality – Ricardo Viana Vargas & Edivandro Conforto
  • Your change needs a strategy – Martin Reeves, Simon Levin, Jack Fuller & Fabien Hassan
  • Five traps to avoid in strategy execution – Anil K. Gupta & Haiyan Wang
  • Leading change in turbulent times Perry Keenan, Jeanne Kwong Bickford, Michelle Russell, Greg Meyding, Tapio Schrey & Connor Currier
  • Why executives struggle to execute strategy – Ron Carucci
  • The CSO in a diversified conglomerate – Nirmalya Kumar
  • People are your Strategy – Claudio Garcia
  • Creating the future, together – Philippa Hardman & Chris Nichols
  • Agile planning – Alessandro Di Fiore
  • Dear CSO – Julian Birkinshaw & Jonas Ridderstråle
  • Embracing the future – Margaret Heffernan
  • Difficult truths – Deborah Rowland
  • Medium-Term Inc. – Dominic Houlder & Nandu Nandkishore
  • The How tool for strategy implementation – Vlatka Hlupic
  • Insights from NASA – Loizos Heracleous, Steven Gonzalez & Douglas Terrier
  • Execution is a people problem, not a strategy problem – Peter Bregman
  • Successful implementation begins with trust – Deepa Prahalad
  • Four key points for successful strategy execution – Mohammed A. Alabbadi
  • Managing complexity: Have we reached the tipping point? – Richard Straub
  • Four types of strategy work: Choosing the right implementation approach – Josef Oehmen, Diana Velasco & Pelle Willumsen
  • Building bridges rather than burning them: The new strategy of collaboration and growth – Mark Esposito & Terence Tse
  • Strategy implementation: The Chinese way – Mark Greeven & Antonio Nieto-Rodriguez
  • How to use small wins to build trust – Andrew Shipilov
  • Leading agility – Tina Moe
  • Platform strategy: Creating a position of leadership in your industry ecosystem – Sangeet Paul Choudary

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