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Sustainable competitive advantage

Kevin P. Coyne

Sustainable competitive advantage

what it is, what it isn"t.

by Kevin P. Coyne

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Published by GraduateSchool of Business, Indiana University in Bloomington, Ind .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Photocopy of: Business horizons, January-February, (1986), pp.54-61.

Other titlesBusiness horizons.
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Open LibraryOL17060377M

  Michael Porter, a Harvard University graduate, wrote a book in named – Competitive Advantage: Creating and Sustaining Superior Performance, which identified three strategies which businesses can use to tackle competition and create a sustainable competitive ing to him, these three generic strategies are: Cost Leadership: It is a Author: Aashish Pahwa. Sustainable Competitive Advantage With the Balanced Scorecard Approach: /ch Why are some firms more successful than others? This question has been intensely debated by strategic management researchers over the last thirty by: 1.

  Along the same lines as my article, her book sees an active future for strategy, albeit one not built on “sustainable competitive advantage”. Chapter 5 of her book is Author: Steve Denning.   Sources Of Sustainable Competitive Advantage - Introduction. This article first appeared on Advisor Perspectives. As we have discussed previously, sustainable competitive advantages (SCAs) are a key characteristic of high-quality businesses. While SCAs are good indicators of business quality, not all competitive advantages are created equal.

  Strategy for Sustainable Competitive Advantage: Surviving Declining Demand and China's Global Development (Routledge Research in Organizational Behavior and Strategy) View larger image. This book examines the strategic issues associated with the entrepreneurial utilization of new knowledge to create innovative products and services Author: Ian Chaston. Moneyball is a book about baseball. When read through the lens of a management re-searcher, however, it is also a book about human resource management, innovation, resistance to change, competitive advantage, and achieving excellence. The focus of this article, therefore, will be on what HR execu-tives and scholars can learn from the Money-File Size: KB.


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The essential complement to the pathbreaking book Competitive Strategy, Michael E. Porter's Competitive Advantage explores the underpinnings of competitive advantage in the individual firm.

Competitive Advantage introduces a whole new way of understanding what a firm does. Porter's groundbreaking concept of the value chain disaggregates a company into "activities," or the Released on: J   The sustainable competitive advantage lies in deliberately choosing a different set of activities from your competitor to deliver a unique mix of Author: Shah Mohammed.

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This presentation draws on ideas from Professor Porter’s books and articles, in particular, Competitive Strategy (The Free Press, ); Competitive Advantage (The Free Press, ); “What is Strategy?” (Harvard Business Review, Nov/Dec ); and On Competition (Harvard Business Review,).

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The first and foremost factor for a sustainable competitive advantage is to position your brand inside a Author: Shah Mohammed.Sustainable Competitive Advantage With the Balanced Scorecard Approach: /ch Why are some firms more successful than others?

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