Episode 4

Strategy to action with Stephen Bungay

Published on: 10th March, 2021

Let's talk strategy execution with none other than an expert — Stephen Bungay, author of The Art of Action and former consultant at The Boston Consulting Group.

In this conversation we'll cover the following:

  • What is strategy?
  • The 4 conditions required to need a strategy
  • Does every organization need a strategy?
  • The concept of strategic thinking and who should be doing it
  • The difference between a plan and a strategy
  • The 3 gaps in strategy execution
  • How to avoid detail and provide clarity
  • How to execute a strategy

In a nutshell, strategy is a framework for decision making. By providing such a framework, an organization has better direction to act and subsequently push the organization in a desired trajectory.


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About the Podcast

Goal Diggers: OKR, KPIs, strategy, and growth.
A podcast on strategy, goals (OKRs & KPIs), and growth.
Goal Diggers is a podcast on strategy, goals, and growth.

With the industry’s experts and greatest thought-leaders, we'll cover topics on Objectives & Key Results (OKRs), Key Performance Indicators (KPIs), strategy and everything in-between.

This podcast is brought to you by Perdoo: The OKR platform used by tomorrow's market leaders to turn strategy into results.

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About your host

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Zahra Currimbhoy

As a part of the marketing team at Perdoo and having worked with goals, especially the OKR framework, for a little over 1.5 years now, I couldn’t be happier to bring you insights on helping you and your organization in being successful!