Here’s the question posed on yesterday’s #bizforum chat.
Apple is OFTEN used as a case study for how biz can & should grow, yet it’s always a one-off. Few compare. Why?#bizforum
— Sam Fiorella (@samfiorella) October 11, 2012
My answer: Because, as always, everyone copies tactics. Not strategy.
Apple’s strategy is unique to them. Their reason for existing is theirs alone. And their tactics are aligned with that strategy. More importantly, their type of leadership, based on principles of excellence and artistic perfection; is laser focused on executing their strategy.
Who else thinks and acts that way? Not many.…