Business policy and strategy by Schwindt, Richard

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Not all core competencies are created equal; the power of any particular core competency is relative to those of the competing firms. A firm’s core competency may reside either within or without a firm’s value creation process but will always influence the firm’s ability to survive. There probably are very few strategic management terms that have been more confused or misused than core competency. Core competency is often confused with core business. In a manufacturing organization, if the general manager was asked to identify the core competency, likely as not, some part of the manufacturing process would be identified, even if the firm’s actual processes lagged behind the competition.

Value Creation Lessons Understanding the value creation process allows firms to deploy their limited resources where they will create the most value for the customer and, in turn, generate maximum profits for the firm. This knowledge provides the direction needed to strategically align the organization and insure the future. Thus summarizing: Ⅲ Regardless of the value creation system in place, care should be taken when investing resources in non-value-creating activities because, regardless of the internal benefits received from these activities, they are not part of the product or service being purchased by the customer who will not knowingly pay for these activities.

Thus summarizing: Ⅲ Regardless of the value creation system in place, care should be taken when investing resources in non-value-creating activities because, regardless of the internal benefits received from these activities, they are not part of the product or service being purchased by the customer who will not knowingly pay for these activities. Ⅲ In a sequential organization, serving the next person in the line is the goal; technology is long-linked. fm Page 30 Monday, February 5, 2007 4:27 PM 30 Ⅲ Business Policy and Strategy: The Art of Competition, 7th Edition because it relates to improving the sequential processing, and all effort should be related to protecting and improving the sequential linkages.

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