Understanding Competition & Strategy

To understand strategy—what it is, why it’s important, and how to develop a successful one for any organization—you must begin with understanding competition. For more than three decades, Harvard Professor Michael Porter has been developing and refining the essential frameworks that explain how competition works and its implications for strategy in business, government, and society.

 

What is Strategy?

Strategy explained

 

Strategy frameworks

The Five Forces, the Value Chain, and other essential frameworks.

Strategy Frameworks

Creating a successful strategy

How to deliver unique value and drive continuous improvement in any organization.

Creating a successful strategy

 

About Michael Porter

Learn more about Michael Porter and his role in creating the modern strategy field.

About Michael Porter