New research shows the No. 1 most important leadership capability for executives is strategic thinking.
Yet, only 3 out of every 10 people are strategic. With the leading cause of business failure being bad strategy, it’s critical that you and your team are equipped with the knowledge, skills and tools to think strategically.
The StrategyMan comic book is designed to provide you with guidance and advice on mastering the discipline of strategic thinking. StrategyMan protects managers from the sinister villains of bad strategy. His story helps managers at all levels develop their strategy skills by following the three disciplines of strategic thinking. Throughout the comic book, Strategyman demonstrates how poor strategy practices derail good intentions and provides managers with the secrets of moving from tactical to strategic thinking. At the end of the comic, readers can take a brief quiz and check their answers to determine their current level of strategic capability.
The StrategyLock comic book is designed to provide you with guidance and advice on developing relevant business strategy. Strategylock and Dr. Tactics shows managers how their respective actions can either help or hinder strategy development. A “dead” or bad strategy has many potential causes and this story demonstrates how different functional managers, including sales, operations, human resources and finance can unwittingly contribute to the demise of the company’s strategy. At the end of the comic, readers can take a brief quiz and check their answers to determine the level of strategic competency of their company.