Mastering Business Analytics: The real MBA for career success, Step-by-Step
Tactics (Under construction!)
Activities / Tactics
propels you forward / toward your goals
Tactics are the ENGINE of Success
Tactics is the second leg of the executive triangle. All too often, tactics are mistaken for strategies. A telltale of this confusion would be an executive who proudly notes that the firm has 17 (pick any number higher than 3) strategies. At best, they might have 17 tactics. More likely, they have two or three tactics and the balance are programs, projects, and/or initiatives the building blocks of a tactic.
What is your modality capability: walk, horseback, car, jet?
too often confused with the PATH
A Corporate TACTIC is typically a functional (e.g., Finance, Marketing) STRATEGY
Tactics comprise: Programs, projects, initiatives.