Innovation is a key component of any enterprise, but failure is an intrinsic, inevitable part of the process. Most products fail, most mergers and acquisitions fail, most projects fail and most startup ventures fail. All the innovation, entrepreneurial drive and creativity won’t keep your company afloat if it lacks a structure and operating blueprint that can guide its ongoing success and conquer all changes and challenges.

via fastcompany.com

Quelques bonnes questions à se poser lorsque l’on doit faire face à des challenges complexes (source: Peter F. Drucker) en vue d’éviter un flop:

1. Quelle est la mission de l’entreprise?
2. Qui est notre client?
3. Qu’est-ce qui a de la valeur pour notre client?
4. Quels sont nos résultats?
5. Quel est notre plan?