Developing a strategic perspective is critical to the success of any organization. Leaders of Unstoppable Organizations ensure that their strategy is always based on diverse input. By engaging customers, employees and suppliers, a broad perspective is developed. This diverse input ensures not only a 360 degree review of the organization, but also develops a broad commitment to it’s success.
The Value of Input
Obtaining input is simpler then you might think. Through positioning the input as critical to each of the groups involved, you can create a commitment to the longterm success of your strategy and your organization. Specifically using the following ways to position gaining input from each group will ensure their willingness to participate:
- Customer’s will provide input to ensure their experience of your products or services continues to improve.
- Employees will provide input to ensure the strategy addresses their concerns and incorporates their ideas.
- Suppliers will provide input to ensure they are a longterm source of supply.
Take a few minutes to watch this brief video in which I discuss exactly how you can formulate and apply a strategic perspective in order to engage your employees and achieve the desired future vision for your organization.