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A Simple Formula for Good Strategy: DP + 2(PI) = GS Part I – Diverse Perspective

Developing good strategy doesn’t require a complicated process. There is no denying that developing good strategy is hard work, but, the reality is, the formula is simple: Diverse Perspective + Problem Identification + Problem Investigation = Good Strategy.

The genesis of all good strategy is applying diverse perspective to properly defining and systematically investigating the problem. All three components overlap and must be used; using any one or two components will result in an incomplete strategy, the wrong strategy or no strategy at all.

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