'Will help you push through the knotty centre of hard-to-resolve problems. Highly recommended!' Richard Rumelt, author of Good Strategy, Bad Strategy
"A comprehensive, concise, and practical guide that will enable anyone, in any situation, to develop their strategic thinking." Tiffani Bova, Chief Growth Evangelist, Salesforce - WSJ Bestselling Author, Growth IQ
Being strategic is a critical skill. It enables you to solve problems on a day-to-day basis while also keeping an eye on the long term, anticipating and mitigating opportunities and threats along the way.
How to be Strategic is your accessible but comprehensive guide to strategic thinking in any situation. Fred Pelard distills 20 years' experience training executives at all levels from leading companies around the world into a range of smartly-illustrated, workable methodologies that will enable you to understand each approach and find your own path to the right solution every time.
'A wonderful and inspirational look into wide-ranging frameworks and theories to spark new thinking and strategy - Tom Goodwin, author of Digital Darwinism and Head of Futures and Insight at Publicis Groupe
'Practical and comprehensive'. - Roeland Assenberg, Director, Strategy and Banking, Monitor Deloitte Netherlands
I've learned more about strategic thinking from Fred than I did in my time at Harvard Business School
A must read for everyone who ever deals with complex important challenges. There are many take-away gems here that will help you push through the knotty centre of hard-to-resolve problems. Highly recommended!
You can learn more from him in a few hours than taking a strategy course over a semester as part of your MBA program!
Fred's energy and expertise shine through irrespectively of the training delivery method, and our 500+ learners this year have commented on clear frameworks, engaging style, and relevant examples every time
Bold new thinking and innovation is hard. This book gives a wonderful and inspirational look into wide-ranging frameworks and theories to spark new thinking and strategy
Practical and comprehensive, How to Be Strategic reveals how to build your strategic mindset and gives you the most powerful tools.