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Publication: Harvard Business School: Working Knowledge
Competitive Advantage: Attributes of High Performance Research Organizations Assessing the quality of management in any organization is as much an art as it is a science. Moreover, the approach to assessing varies widely from organization to organization. However, this does not have to be the case, as these authors point out. Managers can develop a set of attributes, or measurements, that boards of directors and senior executives can repeatedly use to determine whether or not an organization is on track.
Publication: Ivey Business Journal
Create Lasting Advantage Using Business Analytics Many companies capture and regularly apply detailed market and operating data in ways to improve their strategies and decisions. But if many companies can do this, any insight your company may gain can eventually be adopted by competitors. Where is the gain? How can you use business analytics to create sustainable competitive advantage? Preliminary research shows that there are five factors that will help you turn your company’s business analytics into powerful advantages that last.