Business – Developing a Strategy

Whether it’s a corporate, unit, or team strategy, learn the crucial steps to grow your business with this article on Business Basics: Developing a Business Strategy.

In his book, The Strategy Process, Henry Mintzberg says strategy can be looked at in five different ways.  These “Five Ps for Strategy” look at strategy as a:

  1. Plan
  2. Pattern (repeated over time)
  3. Position
  4. Ploy
  5. Perspective

As a business manager or growing leader in your field, our degree plans can help you acquire the knowledge to develop a strong business strategy.  Knowing both the way to develop the strategy, but also when to shift the strategy can help your business reach new heights of success.

Excelsior offers business courses at both the bachelor’s and MBA levels, as well as graduate certificates in leadership and project management among other options to get yourself and your business to reach its fullest potential.

In addition to no application fee, Excelsior offers members, their spouse/domestic partners and dependents tuition and fees discounts of up to 20% off your degree program.

  • Tuition deferral for those using a tuition reimbursement program
  • Fully online, 8-week courses to provide you flexibility for advancement
  • Transferability of up to 113 credits

Don’t wait, let me help you get started today!

Your partner in education,

Heidi Hommel-Reaid

Partnership Specialist

EMAIL: [email protected]

For more information about NAMC’s partnership benefits with Excelsior, visit If you’re ready to get started, contact the Partnership Admissions team (844) 843-9296. Be sure to mention NAMC to ensure you get the partnership discounts!