This time of year always seems to a good time to think about good strategy. HBR Considers that everyone should be thinking about this.
Strategic Thinking ... 4 Ways to Improve Your Strategic Thinking Skills by Nina Bowman
So what specific steps can you take to be more strategic in your current role?
Start by changing your mindset. If you believe that strategic thinking is only for senior executives, think again. It can, and must, happen at every level of the organization; it’s one of those unwritten parts of all job descriptions. Ignore this fact and you risk getting passed over for a promotion, or having your budget cut because your department’s strategic contribution is unclear. ,,, "