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Lessons in Strategy, Entrepreneurship, Innovation and Business and Product Launches: A Case Study of Lunar Chickens Zimbabwe

Introduction                        The success of any economy is strongly underpinned by entrepreneurship, innovation, the development of new business ventures and new products. Other commercial activities such as business growth, trade, turnaround and optimisation play Continue Reading...

Don’t Start a Business Without These. Do not run a Business Without These two. It’s a Recipe for Mediocrity or Disaster!

I meet many small and medium business owners, some doing well. I start talking to them about their businesses and when I ask them about strategy, some say they have heard the word but they have never put much time to know what is. Others say they know it. But when you ask them if they have a strategy they become a bit hazy. When talk about a business plan, some say they have, others say they Continue Reading...

The Hidden Difference Between Failed and Successful Business Turnarounds.

Managing a business is never easy, especially when your business hits turbulence and you start seeing your sales dropping and you reach a critical point when your expenses are more than your income. In many cases, the events leading to this situation do not suddenly appear, but we either do not pay attention to the situation in a strategic way or we ignore the warning sights and the initial Continue Reading...

Levels of Thinking and Problem Solving: Explaining Albert Einstein’s Famous Quote

Albert Einstein is famously quoted as having said that we cannot solve problems while thinking at the level at which we created them. This quote has become so famous that it is used ubiquitously in speeches and in the public domain, especially the corporate world. As with most famous quotes, we rarely stop to ponder what that author of the quote meant to say and no one has really pondered Continue Reading...

How Would You Rate Your Current Situation, Performance, Results, Strategy and Metastrategy?

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Why Zimbabwe Needs and 50 Year Economic Blue Print or Master Plan Plus a Multi-Level Integrated Economic Planning and Management Approach

I am urging Zimbabwe to try a new approach to economic planning. Zimbabwe needs to develop a comprehensive 50 year national economic blueprint to support the 2030 Vision and lay a strong foundation of a powerful economic recovery through an intergenerational, all inclusive economic planning and management model. We have been using the current short horizon, single plan approach for years and it Continue Reading...

The Use and Application of Strategic Thinking, Strategic Planning and Strategy in Companies, Organisations Execution in the World: A Case Study of Zimbabwe

The Strategy of Things The strategy of things has been existence for thousands of years. Its study continues, leading to a combination of new insights that have made strategy clearer, its application easier as well as those that have turned strategy application a disaster. Definitions and Understandings of strategy and strategic thinking and strategic planning Strategic thinking, Continue Reading...

Simon Bere Breakthrough Solutions

Your Universe of Breaktroughs Breakthrough thinking. Breakthrough Solutions. Breakthrough Strategies. Breakthrough Performance. Breakthrough Results Given that there is no person, no professional, no employee, no student, no chief executive officer, no leader, no organisation, no business, no economy and no society whose situation, problem, results, performance and strategy cannot be Continue Reading...

At First You Don’t Have to Worry Whether or Not Your Dreams Will Come True and How!

Many people are afraid of setting dreams. They start telling themselves that they do not have the means or resources to make their dreams come true. The truth of the matter is while it helps to develop a detailed plan of how your dream will come true, setting your dream and making it feel real is by far more important than trying to figure out how the dream will come true. I am a runner Continue Reading...

The Dreams to Reality Pathway

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