We use cookies to make this site as useful as possible. Read our cookie policy or allow cookies.

Strategy in Practice, 3rd edition (CSQS)

Authors: Adrian Pryce, Ross Thompson

Published: June 2017 | ISBN: 9781860727108


This official ICSA study text has been designed to support the Strategy in Practice module of ICSA’s Charted Secretaries Qualifying Scheme, covering the strategic management process and focusing on a range of areas including the nature of strategy and planning, strategic analysis, strategic purpose and implementation.

Presented in a practical and accessible style, this study text incorporates a number of features to support learning:

  • Case study scenarios and questions
  • Test your knowledge review questions
  • Stop and think boxes
  • Case law summaries
  • Case examples
  • Glossary of key terms
  • Directory of further reading and online resources


This text is an ideal companion for students, but is also suitable for practitioners who play a role in setting and delivering an organisation’s strategic purpose and objective.

Contents

Part One: Introduction to strategy

1. The nature of strategy and planning
2. Developing strategy

Part Two: Strategic analysis

3. The external environment
4. Strategic capability and competences
5. Strategy and organisational culture

Part Three: Strategic purpose

6. The governing body and strategy
7. Expressing organisational purpose
8. Business ethics, social responsibility and good corporate citizenship

Part Four: Implementing and evaluating strategy

9. Strategic choices
10. Strategy development
11. Organisational structure and design
12. Monitoring strategy
13. Managing strategic change

Related products

The ICSA Health Service Governance Handbook, 2nd edition

The ICSA Health Service Governance Handbook, 2nd edition

Author: Claire Lea
Price: £59.95 | Paper | September 2017

More details

Financial Decision Making, 2nd edition (CSQS)

Financial Decision Making, 2nd edition (CSQS)

Author: Jenny Robertson
Price: £44.95 | Paper | June 2016

More details

Corporate Secretarial Practice, 5th edition (CSQS)

Corporate Secretarial Practice, 5th edition (CSQS)

Author: Luke Thomas
Price: £44.95 | Paper | June 2017

More details

Charity Law and Governance: A Practical Guide

Charity Law and Governance: A Practical Guide

Authors: Cecile Gillard, Kirsty Semple
Price: £29.95 | Paper | March 2017

More details

Investment

Investment

Authors: John Fadden, Peter Watterston
Price: £44.95 | Digital | January 2015

More details