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Managing from the Strategic Core

Luiz Carlos Bresser-Pereira

in Democracy and Public Management Reform: Building the Republican State

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
November 2004
ISBN:
9780199261185
eISBN:
9780191601507
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0199261180.003.0020
Subject:
Political Science, Democratization

The state is politically and administratively managed from the strategic core. Discussion is limited to the strategic plan that each organization is required to have, and the managerial strategy that ... More


A New Model of School Discipline: Engaging Students and Preventing Behavior Problems

David R. Dupper

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
May 2010
ISBN:
9780195378078
eISBN:
9780199777426
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195378078.001.0001
Subject:
Social Work, Children and Families

Mounting evidence shows that zero-tolerance policies, suspensions, and restrictive security policies fail to improve school safety and student behaviors, and are linked with increased risk of ... More


The Evaluation of Peacebuilding Initiatives: Putting Learning into Practice

Hal Culbertson

in Strategies of Peace

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
May 2010
ISBN:
9780195395914
eISBN:
9780199776801
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195395914.003.0003
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

An appropriate evaluation of peacebuilding initiatives is a pressing concern for improving and legitimizing peacebuilding efforts. Culbertson provides a helpful comparison of accountability-based and ... More


Creating the Future: Thinking Strategically about Knowledge Retention

David W. DeLong

in Lost Knowledge: Confronting the Threat of an Aging Workforce

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
September 2007
ISBN:
9780195170979
eISBN:
9780199789719
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195170979.003.0013
Subject:
Business and Management, Knowledge Management

This chapter describes five things leaders must do to support strategic thinking about knowledge retention. This includes: (1) always linking organizational strategy to knowledge management ... More


Strategy and strategic planning: Setting the direction at a Trust level

Gareth Goodier

in An Introduction to Clinical Governance and Patient Safety

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
January 2011
ISBN:
9780199558612
eISBN:
9780191595011
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199558612.003.0017
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Public Health

The Board sets the strategic direction for the Trust, taking into account information and views from all stakeholders. Staff and patients are crucial in this, but information must also be sought from ... More


The Strategic Rail Authority and the Railway, 2001–4: The Strategic Vision

Terry Gourvish

in Britain’s Railways, 1997–2005: Labour's Strategic Experiment

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780199236602
eISBN:
9780191696701
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199236602.003.0005
Subject:
Business and Management, Business History

This chapter begins by discussing the search for a successor to Morton and the appointment of Richard Bowker. It then examines several complicating factors in the relationship between Bowker, the new ... More


Introduction

John Baylis

in Ambiguity and Deterrence: British Nuclear Strategy 1945-1964

Published in print:
1995
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198280125
eISBN:
9780191684357
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198280125.003.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

This introductory chapter describes the years 1945–1964 as a period that does not only denote availability of references but also signifies the turning points that shaped the current British nuclear ... More


Conclusion

John Baylis

in Ambiguity and Deterrence: British Nuclear Strategy 1945-1964

Published in print:
1995
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198280125
eISBN:
9780191684357
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198280125.003.0012
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

This chapter recapitulates the salient events from 1945 to 1964 that shaped the British method of dealing with nuclear deterrence. Various perspectives were explicated and examined, focusing on ... More


Strategic Planning

Dean O. Smith

in Managing the Research University

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780199793259
eISBN:
9780199896813
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199793259.003.0003
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Economic Systems

Most universities have a strategic plan that sets goals for the institution, including its research enterprise. This chapter discusses the development and implementation of a strategic plan’s ... More


Strategic Planning and Regional Governance in Europe:: Recent Trends in Strategic Planning and Responses to Address Emerging Issues and Problems

Louis Albrechts

in China's Pan-Pearl River Delta: Regional Cooperation and Development

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9789888028504
eISBN:
9789882206717
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Hong Kong University Press
DOI:
10.5790/hongkong/9789888028504.003.0002
Subject:
Economics and Finance, South and East Asia

This chapter provides an overview of the processes and recent trends of strategic planning in Europe. It re-examines strategic planning by highlighting the differences between it and traditional ... More


Eden and the Policy of Strategic Expediency 1955–1956

John Baylis

in Ambiguity and Deterrence: British Nuclear Strategy 1945-1964

Published in print:
1995
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198280125
eISBN:
9780191684357
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198280125.003.0008
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

This chapter describes the opposing statements and propositions about the British nuclear methodologies during the mid-1950s, which happened to be under Prime Minister Anthony Eden's rule. Such ... More


Strategic Management: Change and Implementation

Richard Whittington

in Opening Strategy: Professional Strategists and Practice Change, 1960 to Today

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
April 2019
ISBN:
9780198738893
eISBN:
9780191802072
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198738893.003.0006
Subject:
Business and Management, Strategy

This chapter examines the development of strategic management practices from the late 1970s. Strategic management advanced on the prior practices of strategic planning by emphasizing change and ... More


The 1952 Global Strategy Paper: Continuity and Change

John Baylis

in Ambiguity and Deterrence: British Nuclear Strategy 1945-1964

Published in print:
1995
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198280125
eISBN:
9780191684357
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198280125.003.0005
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

The 1952 Global Strategy Paper revealed that the coordination and mutualism between and among the various sectors of the government would facilitate the defence strategy formulation and ... More


Varieties of Refugee Concerns: The Beginnings of a Policy Toolbox

Arthur C. Helton

in The Price of Indifference: Refugees and Humanitarian Action in the New Century

Published in print:
2002
Published Online:
November 2003
ISBN:
9780199250318
eISBN:
9780191599477
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0199250316.003.0007
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

The refugee policy toolbox includes such remedies as territorial asylum, local integration in countries of asylum, and resettlement abroad, as well as new variations on these themes. Efforts at ... More


A Genre Analysis of the Strategic Plans of Higher Education Institutions in Hong Kong and the United States of America

Ammy Yuen Yee Chan

in Professional Communication: Collaboration between Academics and Practitioners

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9789622099654
eISBN:
9789882207295
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Hong Kong University Press
DOI:
10.5790/hongkong/9789622099654.003.0004
Subject:
Linguistics, Sociolinguistics / Anthropological Linguistics

As strategic planning encompasses informed decision making aimed at helping leaders and management lead their enterprise towards competitive success while aiding in imposing relevant changes to ... More


The Hard Part: Making Organizational Changes in Schools

David R. Dupper

in A New Model of School Discipline: Engaging Students and Preventing Behavior Problems

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
May 2010
ISBN:
9780195378078
eISBN:
9780199777426
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195378078.003.0005
Subject:
Social Work, Children and Families

This chapter focuses on making organizational changes in schools. It documents the significant challenges to making school-wide organizational changes in general as well as the unique obstacles to ... More


Strategic Planning: Choice and Competition

Richard Whittington

in Opening Strategy: Professional Strategists and Practice Change, 1960 to Today

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
April 2019
ISBN:
9780198738893
eISBN:
9780191802072
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198738893.003.0005
Subject:
Business and Management, Strategy

This chapter examines the development of strategic planning practices from around 1960. Strategic planning advanced on the prior practice of long-range planning by emphasizing choice, competition, ... More


Strategic Complexity in International Business

Peter Buckley and Mark Casson

in Oxford Handbook of International Business

Published in print:
2001
Published Online:
November 2003
ISBN:
9780199241828
eISBN:
9780191596834
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0199241821.003.0004
Subject:
Economics and Finance, International

It is suggested that although there have been significant theoretical achievements in international business over the past forty years, the current prospects are not so good. This chapter makes ... More


Strategic Planning: Visioning the New Public Health Agency

Wendy K. Schiffer, Virginia Huang Richman, Joshua M. Bobrowsky, and Maxanne Hatch

in Public Health Practice: What Works

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780199892761
eISBN:
9780199301515
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199892761.003.0003
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Public Health

The complexity and broad nature of public health indicates the need for strategic planning, particularly for articulating a direction and common vision for public health departments.This chapter ... More


Strategy and the Multinational Enterprise

Stephen B. Tallman and George S. Yip

in Oxford Handbook of International Business

Published in print:
2001
Published Online:
November 2003
ISBN:
9780199241828
eISBN:
9780191596834
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0199241821.003.0012
Subject:
Economics and Finance, International

A strategy analysis framework is used to examine the key strategic issues facing multinational enterprises (MNEs). The strategic analysis process is first reviewed, and then issues of international ... More


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