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Stretegy, distinctive competence and organizational performance

Charles C. Snow

Stretegy, distinctive competence and organizational performance

by Charles C. Snow

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Published by [S.N.] in [S.L.] .
Written in English


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Taken from:Administrative science quarterly, Vol 25 pages 317-335, 1980.

StatementCharles C. Snow.
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Open LibraryOL19262308M

Competency-Based Human Resource Development Strategy Noordeen T. Gangani Gary N. McLean University of Minnesota Richard A. Braden West Group This paper explores issues in developing and implementing a competency-based human resource development strategy. The paper summarizes a literature review on how competency models can improve HR Size: KB. View Academics in Strategic types, distinctive marketing competencies and orga-nizational performance: a multiple-measures-based study. on

Competencies may vary according to the specific job duties and requirements. The OECD Competency Framework displays fifteen Core Competencies grouped into three clusters. • The blue cluster groups the delivery-related competencies • The purple groups interpersonal competencies • The green cluster relates to strategic competenciesFile Size: KB. Use a pre-set list of common, standard competencies, and then customize it to the specific needs of your organization. Use outside consultants to develop the framework for you. Create a general organizational framework, and use it as the basis for other frameworks as needed. Developing a competency framework can take considerable effort.

performance debate, the present book aims to fill these apparent gaps by conducting an in-depth theoretical and empirical analysis of the HRM- performance link. distinctive competence. An organization strength possessed by only a small number of competing firms. The set of processes involved in creating or determining the strategies of the organization; it focuses on the content of strategies. An area in the environment that increases the difficulty of an organization achieving high performance.


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Stretegy, distinctive competence and organizational performance by Charles C. Snow Download PDF EPUB FB2

Abstract. This study examines relationships among strategy, distinctive competence, and organizational performance. The analysis focuses on the perceptions of top managers in four industries (plastics, semiconductors, automotives, and air transportation). Findings indicate that these managers perceive four strategy types, Defender, Prospector.

The strategic analysis framework described in this book represents the culmination of several years of refinement. It has undergone numerous modifications and embellishments as a result of the evolving nature of the strategic management Author: A.

Almaney. Focuses on the perceptions of top managers in four industries (plastics, semiconductors, automotives, and air transportation) who examined relationships among strategy, distinctive competence, and organizational by: ). The relationship between strategic types, distinctive competencies, and organi-zational performance has been examined in a number of prior studies (Hambrick, ; McDan.

Relatively pure strategic types, identified as those organizations classified similarly using both the newly developed, multi‐item scale and the traditionally employed paragraph approach, are used to analyze the relationship between strategic types, distinctive marketing competencies, and organizational by: organizational competencies, attributes, and information under the firm’s control that can be used to develop competitive positional strategies (Coplin, ).

Although a distinctive competency is surly considered to be an organization’s strategic strength, a strategic cy. As rivals try to emulate another company’s competencyFile Size: KB. distinctive competencies (Kraja & Osmani, ). Explaining further, Muriuki, Cheruiyot & Komen () The overall organizational performance was found to have been positively between strategic planning and performance of the company studied, the need to enhance the strategic planning techniques being used in order to improve Cited by: 2.

organizational strategy and organizational and distinctive competence and organizational performance book performance. Interests in competency-based approaches are growing. Training and development professionals are using competency models to clarify organization-specific competencies to improve human performance and unify individual capabilities with organizational core competencies.

Distinctive competencies are the combination of the best practices and technical skills that increase the competitiveness of an organization. The idea of core competencies is to create unique and creative product that will be impossible for competitors to copy.

Build organizational expertise in performing certain competitively important value chain activities Identifying the strategic issues and problems that merit front-burner managerial attention: Helps set management's agenda for taking actions to improve the company's performance and business outlook.

Revised hypothesized relationships among strategic types, distinctive marketing competencies, and organizational performance A third point: a primary factor, labeled skills, that includes marketing planning and allocating/controlling of marketing department resources, is a foundation marketing competency by: To replicate and extend the findings of previous reports, three principal hypotheses are examined: (1) prospector, analyzer, and defender strategic types more often exhibit higher levels of distinctive marketing competencies than reactors; (2) distinctive marketing competencies are associated positively and strongly with organizational performance; (3) a weak association exists among the strategic types and organizational by: The answer is, not often.

As a result, performance improvement opportunities to support delivery of the organization’s strategy get overlooked and the organization’s progress is stymied. Here are 4 opportunities for leaders to identify and increase their organization’s effectiveness when measuring organizational performance: 1.

Research in the areas of organizational climate and work performance was used to develop a framework for measuring perceptions of safety at work.

Core competencies distinguish a company competitively and reflect its personality. Core competencies emerge over time through an organizational process of accumulating and learning how to deploy different resources and capabilities.

As the capacity to take action, core competencies are “crown jewels of a company,”. strategy, in turn, will infl uence the organizational performance.

Fig Elements infl uencing organizational performance Good leaders can manipulate the organizational culture to their advantage and change it in line with their vision. There is a constant interweaving between culture and leadership since leaders createFile Size: KB.

The core competence approach of strategy views the business in a particular way. For this approach business are open systems intermingling with their environments to obtain resources and deliver outputs. As per this approach of strategy, the capacity of the business to build up core competences that are not acquired by its competitors and that.

Strategic capabilities has been described as "a complex bundle” consisting of information and competences which enable organizations to perform their activities (Johne, ).

Strategic competences may have an influence on the improvement of organizational performance in File Size: KB. organization’s value proposition in each target market and the organization’s business strategy; thus, the business strategy adopted by an organization must be able to give it a competitive edge over other competitors in the industry.

The pursuit of competitive advantage is at the root of organizational performance and as such understanding. A strategic management competency is the competency of a business organization to achieve and sustain a competitive advantage. Elements and structure of a strategic management competency-- A 'competency' is made up of a discipline and a methodology to instill that discipline in an organization.

Strategic management discipline. More than merely a how-to book, this work places an equal emphasis on the concepts behind competence-based strategy.

The author offers the reader multiple perspectives on the background of competence-based strategy, the relationship between strategic management and the development of core competencies, and the application of competence Cited by: This leading strategy text presents the complexities of strategic management through up-to-date scholarship and hands-on applications.

Highly respected authors Charles Hill and Gareth Jones integrate cutting-edge research on topics including corporate performance, governance, strategic leadership, technology, and business ethics through both theory and cases.5/5(2).The value chain The primary and support activities that an organization uses to create value in the form of products or services., popularized by Michael Porter’s book Competitive Advantage, is a useful tool for taking stock of organizational capabilities.

A value chain is a chain of activities.