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Strategy

This section focuses on the study of organisational performance, the processes of strategising and decision-making, partnerships and collaboration. It features research that explores the reasons why some organisations are able to out-perform others.

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Expectations for 2014 and beyond: the future forecast

This report examines managers' expectations for 2014 and some of the challenges that they anticipate, based on the annual survey of UK-based managers carried out by the Chartered Management Institute (CMI) in November 2013, in which 767 managers participated.

Industrial strategy: government and industry working together in partnership

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A pamphlet gives brief details of the UK government's industrial strategy, with key priorities being skills, technology, access to finance for small business, improving advanced warning to businesses of government procurement opportunities, and development of specific industrial sectors.

The enabling state: collaborating for success - summary

This is the summary of the report The Enabling State by Lucian Hudson.

Industrial strategy: government and industry in partnership: progress report

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A report describes progress in achieving the government's industrial strategy, covering the specific priority industrial sectors and the cross-sectoral themes of technological innovation, skills, procurement and access to finance.

Expectations for 2014 and beyond: the future forecast

This report examines managers' expectations for 2014 and some of the challenges that they anticipate, based on the annual survey of UK-based managers carried out by the Chartered Management Institute (CMI) in November 2013, in which 767 managers participated.

Annual trends: trends impacting service design in 2014

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Fjord and Accenture Interactive bring the ten key trends in service design that they feel will shape business and society in 2014:In conversation with objects - As more objects get ‘smartified’, deep challenges to social conventions will emerge.

Transforming the capital markets firm: proactive steps to profitable growth

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As capital markets firms seek to strengthen and simplify their business and operating models, they find themselves working with technology platforms that may better support the businesses of the past, rather than of the present and future.

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