Execution Blueprint- 'How to Sustain?' of Strategy  

Creating Executable Strategy - Overview

Typically organization jump from strategy blue-print/business plan right down to action. There is one more critical layer which forms the foundation for 'making-it-happen'. A strategy without an execution blueprint is like a high-level city map with partial navigation and missing the level of detail one needs to find a street. A good Execution-Blueprint looks at all aspects of making it happen including 'why? of strategy', 'how?' to make it happen, 'what-if?' the assumptions do not bear out, 'how to sustain?' the business results. This Chapter provides an overview of Execution-Blueprint. Over and above this, it also shares on how the 'Execution-Feasibility' of a strategy is included during the strategic planning phase.


Execution Blueprint- 'How to Sustain?' of Strategy


This section in the Execution-Blueprint works on details of building capabilities required to achieve and sustain the results. It gets into the 'mapping of current capabilities' 'prioritizing capability gaps', 'capability tracking plan', 'capability building plan' etc...