Business Strategy Formulation: Theory, Process, and the by Anthony W. Ulwick

By Anthony W. Ulwick

Ulwick introduces a method formula thought and method that permits companies to create thoughts that always produce leap forward effects.

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The scenario stated above could be varied in numerous ways and still have many of the same limitations. Scenarios like the one stated above portray a real picture of how strategic planning activities are conducted in many organizations today. Organizations typically lack the structure, information and processing power that is required to formulate breakthrough strategies and solutions, and they inherently apply the use of Solution-Based Logic. Scenario 2: Formulating a Product Strategy A product planning team in a Fortune 100 company was given the responsibility of defining a product strategy for its company’s main line of products.

The participants used requirements they captured from customers as the basis for many of their proposed concepts. Many of the requirements that were captured simply described solutions and features that the customers requested. Unfortunately, customers are rarely technologists, engineers or strategists, and they seldom invent. Following their advice often leads to the creation of me-too products. In any case, the participants took the customers’ words as gospel and Transforming the Thinking Process 29 fought to defend the solutions that they heard their customers request.

Unfortunately, customers are rarely technologists, engineers or strategists, and they seldom invent. Following their advice often leads to the creation of me-too products. In any case, the participants took the customers’ words as gospel and Transforming the Thinking Process 29 fought to defend the solutions that they heard their customers request. Each proposed concept was defended with customer inputs. The debate often degraded to the point where participants tried to discredit a concept based on which customer the inputs came from.

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