Resilience: Growth in Uncertain times
We can't plan for every eventuality, but can we be prepared? Our latest blog post on growth in uncertain times, reflects on this issue.
We all know that the current climate is uncertain. Mike Cherry, National Chairman of the Federation of Small Businesses (FSB), notes that we face:
“a backdrop of unavoidable economic uncertainty following the referendum result, coupled with growing domestic challenges. In fact, 62% of businesses in our most recent survey cited the domestic economy as a barrier to growth.”
Carolyn Fairbairn, CBI Director-General commented in CBI's priorities for the Autumn Statement:
"With huge variations in productivity between different parts of the country, the top priority must be to set out a programme that will get our regions firing on all cylinders and supports businesses to innovate, invest and create jobs in the years ahead."
Underpinning business with robust frameworks and sound principles is critical to maintaining the resilience that businesses need to build success out of uncertainty. Whilst no-one can plan for every eventuality, confidence comes from building on a set of firm foundations. Read more on our blog.
So, if you want to ensure your organisation can grow and succeed against this backdrop, what can you do? Start by downloading a FREE extract of our IiE Standard then get in touch and see how Investors in Excellence can help you identify and understand the critical success factors in your organisation, maintain focus and ensure that all improvement actions deliver maximum benefits against What Matters Most. Call us now on +44 (0)121 746 3150 or email email@example.com to find out more.