Yes, there can be competitive advantages in what feels like a commoditized industry. One effective competitive advantage is a disciplined approach to strategic implementation. This c. notes highlights 6 organizational habits required by executives who have decided to make strategic implementation a competitive advantage. To read this article and others, please visit our c. notes page.
Now that the beginning of the year is upon us, many of the key projects that came out of strategic planning in 2018 are kicking off. It’s an exciting time! Unfortunately, not all of those key projects will be completed successfully, many will result in schedule and budget overruns, and some will extract significant pain […]
After financial institutions implement a new loan origination system, core system, or other system, a number of them discover they’re not really getting what they wanted out of the new technology. Taking a few key steps before the RFP is written can prevent this all-too-common disappointment and waste of resources. Improve management of your RFP […]
Blockchain and digital currencies continue to gain more attention and traction in the market. As this happens, the uses and applications of blockchain are becoming more varied as companies and people think innovatively about how to use this technology to enhance their businesses and lives. While this is happening, it’s important to consider the risks […]
Becoming an organization that is good at project management is not simple. While the basic concepts of project management are easily understood, there are a myriad of reasons why those concepts are not consistently and effectively put into action. Here are 2 of the most common misconceptions that get in the way: 1) A good […]