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“Business Consultancy from SKCI, and specifically Stephen Kirk, has been game changing for us at Planet First…We are more than happy to report an exponential growth in sales and couldn’t recommend SKCI more.”
Steve Malkin, CEO of The Planet Mark
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Much has been written about the importance of measuring carbon emissions and the importance of addressing climate change. Indeed, this is increasingly becoming a legal requirement with, for example, larger companies in the UK having to report against SECR (Streamlined Energy and Carbon Reporting).
Many successful business people identify with being a ‘Type A’ personality, which we colloquially agree means ambitious, action oriented, goal driven and tenacious. This often translates to a full schedule and a long To Do List with big goals to achieve. However, we are all limited by the time and energy we have available to succeed, so it’s useful to develop strategies to maximise productivity.
It seems that climate change is rarely out of the news these days; jostling for top-spot with COVID, Brexit and US politics. Yet, in SKCI’s experience, the Directors of many companies are still struggling to define a clear strategy for sustainability and climate change. Smaller companies are often doing little whilst it is easy for larger companies to focus on the legal requirements…
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"I’m Stephen Kirk, CEO of SKCI, and I’d like to personally welcome you. If you are new to us, we are experts at creating high growth strategies for innovative and disruptive business leaders.
We are living through one of the most disruptive times in recent history with the Covid-19 pandemic; businesses need to be agile and resilient in order to weather the inevitable recession.
Our team of experts are looking forward to getting to know you, and your business, in order that we may support you at this crucial time.
All the best, Stephen"
SKCI’s Strategy Hub is your One-Stop-Shop for all your business strategy needs. You will find SKCI’s 5 Key Questions (5KQ) of Business Strategy. Work your way through from article 5KQ 1 – 5, or dip in and out as you like. A growing library of Strategy Tools are available to download in easy to use Word and Powerpoint format.
Ansoff Growth Matrix - SKCI Business Strategy ToolBackground The Ansoff Growth Matrix, sometimes called the Product/Market Expansion Grid, was developed by the applied mathematician Igor Ansoff and first published in the Harvard Business Review in 1957. The grid shows...
Insight Article: Strategy Series Question 1 – Where are we now?“Strategy without tactics is the slowest route to victory. Tactics without strategy is the noise before defeat.”Many business leaders find the process of developing strategy quite daunting. Part of the...
SWOT Analysis – SKCI Business Strategy ToolBackground SWOT analysis is one of the most popular strategy tools available due to its simplicity and effectiveness. SWOT stands for Strengths, Weaknesses, Opportunities and Threats and is most often used in the early stages...