Learning Faster Than The Competition: War Games Give The Advantage

Business war games help managers anticipate, respond to, and even induce change. They’re needed because the greater the change the more trends don’t hold, experience doesn’t fit, benchmarks don’t apply, and previous strategies don’t work. There is no universally accepted meaning for the term “business war game,” let alone the practice of business war-gaming. This article discusses how to assess and implement a business war game for your company.