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Hmm? or Wow! Strategy

Hmm? or Wow! Strategy Strategy is tough stuff. Richard Rumelt (author of Good Strategy, Bad Strategy) makes it sound easy: undertake good diagnosis, develop guiding policy, and implement coherent action. This is excellent advice, but getting it right has us looking skywards for diagnosis, policy and action, as we bumble through 'ah-ha'... and 'mmm'.  Big words and grand visions pepper failed strategies. Motherhood and apple pie don't crack the code. They're what Rumelt calls bad strategy or fl...

Marlboro’s MBA Scores High

Marlboro's MBA Scores High on Sustainability & Social Impact Marlboro College's MBA in Managing for Sustainability rates very high on Sustainability (11th and 4.33 out of 5) and Social Impact (8th and 4.52 out of 5) on Net Impact's 2014 Business as UNusual Top 50 Schools. Marlboro Graduate & Professional Studies is based in Brattleboro, Vermont and is a part of an unusual small liberal arts college. It managed to come out ahead of big name schools like Duke, UCLA Berkeley, Stanford and ...