In this tool set we talk about core competence and the value chain.
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Building Sustainable Competitive Advantage What makes you stand out from the crowd? The idea of "core competences" is one of the most important business ideas currently shaping our world. This is one of the key ideas that lies behind the current wave of outsourcing, as businesses concentrate their efforts on things they do well and outsource as much as they can of everything else.Edit Remove Move
CK Prahalad talking about competitive advantage and core competencies of the firmEdit Remove Move
How businesses identify and sustain core competencies.Edit Remove Move
A value chain is a chain of activities that a firm operating in a specific industry performs in order to deliver a valuable product or service for the market. The concept comes from business management and was first described and popularized by Michael Porter in his 1985 best-seller, Competitive Advantage: Creating and Sustaining Superior Performance.Edit Remove Move
Great intro to the Value Chain.Edit Remove Move
A great step by step how-to guide to VCA.Edit Remove Move