Goldratt's Strategy and Tactic (S&T) Tree
Richard Melrose, Consultant, United States, Member
Contributors have noted the importance of organizational and individual participation, engagement, contribution, buy-in, line of sight, etc. To underwrite the successful execution of rigorous and robust strategies.
Likewise contributors have stressed the need for unambiguous communication of the enterprise strategy at the levels of detail necessary for those who must execute, monitor and adjust.
Eli Goldratt's Strategy and Tactic Tree (S&T Tree) is an analysis and communication tool, and provides a very workable framework for accomplishing all of this, and more.
The approach produces a hierarchy of steps each involving one action and one result, which have been tested, individually and collectively, using necessity and sufficiency logic, to assure the efficacy of the entire strategy.
In Goldratt's parlance, the goal: "make more money, now and in the future" tops the tree. In Goldratt's current viable vision context, the money-making goal comes with the...