Key Elements of Strategic Thinking


Tony Grundy

Laura Brown

Vadim Kotelnikov







It is not something that just purely intuitive, but typically requires analysis techniques, thinking both inside-out and outside-in, and asking learning SWOT questions after every strategic experimentation





Invariably there are many options, not merely for what you could do, but also for how you might do it






Strategic thinking does mean thinking in concrete terms of the actions that will be needed by whom and by when





Strategic thinking is continuously focused on getting a lot out of the minimum and building a strategic competitive advantage






Strategic thinking must help achieve strategic goals and turn the very difficult into the easier and into the feasible of the way




Cunning Plan

The hallmark that strategic thinking has happened is that it is manifested in a tangible 'cunning plan'