Background Note | HBS Case Collection | December 2001 (Revised February 2006)

An Options-led Approach to Making Strategic Choices

by Jan W. Rivkin

Abstract

Summarizes some of the pitfalls of conventional strategic planning processes and proposes an alternative approach to making strategic choices.

Keywords: Decisions; Management Practices and Processes; Strategic Planning; Strategy;

Citation:

Rivkin, Jan W. "An Options-led Approach to Making Strategic Choices." Harvard Business School Background Note 702-433, December 2001. (Revised February 2006.)