A guest article by Ronald Herse & Florian Dreher

In part I of the publication series Strategic Insights, the potential benefits of extended statistics and machine learning for strategy and planning work were outlined. As a more in-depth introduction to the topic, Part II discusses ways of increasing the quality and reliability of forecasts in planning.

Five Approaches to Strategy

Thursday, 09. May 2019

A guest article by Raphael Pfältzer

As business environments have grown more diverse in recent decades, picking the right approach to strategy for each context has become increasingly important. We believe there are five broad approaches to strategy:

A guest article by Prof. Dr. Roman Stöger

Success or failure is decided primarily at the beginning of a new job: This applies to career starters, a change to another company and promotion to management positions. Interestingly, almost no one is systematically prepared for this.

A guest article by Ronald Herse

Developing a robust strategy has never been easy. High business complexity, market dynamics and shorter planning horizons create uncertainty and make it harder to make the right decisions at the right time. The half-life of a strategy becomes shorter, the importance of a strategy increases.

A guest article by Peter Renner

Intelligent algorithms are revolutionizing our everyday lives – both personally and professionally. They learn with the help of data and are able to depict complex issues much better than humans in a short period of time, thanks to their structure. Companies dealing with this technology at an early stage will gain fundamental advantages over their competitors.