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  Strategic bombing - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Strategic bombing is a military strategem used in a total war style campaign that attempts to destroy the economic ability of a nation-state to wage war.
Strategic bombing in Europe never reached the decisive completeness that the American bombing campaign in Japan achieved, helped in part by the fragility of Japanese housing which was particularly vulnerable to the use of incendiary bombs.
Strategic bombing took on a more personal role, as strikes against individual leaders were considered, and approved, in the case of Saddam Hussein, or disapproved, in the case of Slobodan Milošević.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Strategic_bombing   (2682 words)

  
 Strategic planning - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Insofar as we label a piece of planning "strategic" we expect it to operate on the grand scale and to take in "the big picture" (in contradistinction to "tactical" planning, which by definition has to focus more on the tactics of individual detailed activities).
Strategic planning takes place primarily in military situations (see military strategy), in business activities and in government.
Within government, strategic planning provides guidance for organizational management similar to that for business, but also provides guidance for the evolution or modification of public policy and laws.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Strategic_planning   (1654 words)

  
 Strategic Advisors Corp. Disclaimer Notice   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
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 Strategic management - Encyclopedia.WorldSearch   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Strategic management is the process of specifying an organization's objectives, developing policies and plans to achieve these objectives, and allocating resources so as to implement the plans.
Strategic management is the highest in the sense that it is the broadest, applying to all parts of the firm.
Strategic management courses are typically taught as a capstone course (that is, final course) in MBA or B.Com programmes.
encyclopedia.worldsearch.com /strategic_management.htm   (10774 words)

  
 Idealist FAQ
In short, strategic planning is a disciplined effort to produce fundamental decisions and actions that shape and guide what an organization is, what it does, and why it does it, with a focus on the future.
Strategic planning involves anticipating the future environment, but the decisions are made in the present.
Strategic planning has also been described as a tool - but it is not a substitute for the exercise of judgment by leadership.
www.nonprofits.org /npofaq/03/22.html   (948 words)

  
 Strategic Planning - Strategy - Management Portal
The research seeks to uncover difficulties federal agencies experience when making strategic plans, to explore the relationship between these difficulties and the degree of publicness of the agencies, and to uncover and describe techniques used by federal agencies to overcome difficulties.
Strategic planning at many large companies is a sterile annual exercise that managers endure.
Their strategic planning model places emphasis on organizational culture, the integration of business and functional plans, the performance audit, and gap analysis.
www.themanager.org /Knowledgebase/Strategy/Planning.htm   (1165 words)

  
 Strategic Plan   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Strategic planning, as defined by the committee, is a formal process to develop long range plans to achieve a set of goals which are consonant with the internal and external needs as outlined in the Mission Statement, and which will direct the allocation of resources.
For strategic planning to be effective, it needs to be woven into the fabric of the college.
The role of the Strategic Planning Committee is to ensure that an institutional perspective is maintained in all aspects of the planning process.
www.sunyrockland.edu /stratplan.html   (2991 words)

  
 CAREERS:CDP Career Roadmap: Strategic Planning
In this latter case, the strategic planner will have to "sell" his or her idea to an internal customer before carrying out a project.
The strategic planning VP and business-unit managers will then determine exactly how to go about learning what the company most needs to know in order to recommend a strategic direction.
If you're considering strategic planning or business development as a steppingstone to a management career, be sure to work for a company in which this function has respect and visibility and can provide a path to higher management levels.
www.som.yale.edu /careers/cdp/research/roadstrategic.asp   (1045 words)

  
 Strategic Studies
Strategic Studies is committed to the full development of individual and group potential in using web-based strategies for learning and to providing customized solutions to the problems that challenge students and educators in using the technology.
Strategic Studies is a proven success in developing online interactive educational content and the authority in developing online curriculum for the education market.
Strategic Studies Corporation is member of the BBB Online Reliability Program as well as a member of the Better Business Bureau of Chicago and Northern Illinois.
www.strategicstudies.com   (144 words)

  
 A Taylor & Francis Title: Strategic Survey
Strategic Survey is the Institute's annual review - and, to a lesser degree, projection - of strategic developments throughout the world.
Strategic Survey opens with 'Perspectives', an assessment of the effect of major events and trends on the strategic landscape.
Next, particular strategic policy issues, such as terrorism and weapons of mass destruction, missile defence or the future of peacekeeping, are examined in separate chapters.
www.tandf.co.uk /journals/titles/04597230.asp   (294 words)

  
 Minuteman Missile - Strategic Air Command - Nuclear Warhead
These were the 12th Strategic Missile Squadron, activated on 1 March 1962, and the 490th Strategic Missile Squadron, activated on 1 May 1962, also located at Malmstrom.
Strategic Air Command housed each Minuteman I, whether a model "A" or "B", in an unmanned, hardened, and widely-dispersed (three-to-seven mile intervals) underground-silo launch facility.
Strategic Air Command expected Minuteman to play an important role in the command's force structure beyond the year 2000.
www.strategic-air-command.com /missiles/Minuteman/Minuteman_Missile_History.htm   (4843 words)

  
 Strategic Asia
Strategic Asia is an ongoing, independent assessment of the strategic environment in the Asia-Pacific.
Strategic Asia 2005–06: Military Modernization in an Era of Uncertainty focuses on the defense capabilities of key Asian powers in the context of their grand strategies.
Strategic Asia is a major initiative of The National Bureau of Asian Research (NBR).
strategicasia.nbr.org   (296 words)

  
 Strategic Planning: Aligned Strategy
Strategic vision sets the clear picture of the future enterprise, which communicates to the organization the aspirations to be achieved.
One always beneficial and important outcome of the strategic planning process is revitalization of the institution, renewing the commitment of directors, staff, community and supporters.
Typical strategic planning efforts, and the doorstop documents they produce, are anything but dynamic, which is why most of them sit on shelves gathering dust after they're created.
www.alignedstrategy.com /weblog/blogger.html   (3698 words)

  
 Strategic Research Corp: I.T. Research-Consulting-Publishing in Storage & Datacenter Fields
Strategic Research has published this groundbreaking research report that will help your company better position, target, and sell its storage products.
Strategic Research Corporation, SRC, is a domain expert in focus groups and customer research.
Strategic Research offers a set of customer-centric research capabilities that draw upon our 14 years of conference, trade association development, customer councils, and advisory board experience.
www.sresearch.com   (1001 words)

  
 AllRefer.com - Strategic Defense Initiative (Military Affairs (nonnaval)) - Encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Strategic Defense Initiative (SDI), U.S. government program responsible for research and development of a space-based system to defend the nation from attack by strategic ballistic missiles (see guided missile).
The program is administered by the Ballistic Missile Defense Organization (until 1993 the Strategic Defense Initiative Office), a separate agency in the U.S. Dept. of Defense.
SDI, popularly referred to as "Star Wars," was announced by President Ronald Reagan in a speech in Mar., 1983, and was derided by his critics as unrealistic.
reference.allrefer.com /encyclopedia/S/StratDI.html   (493 words)

  
 Strategic Planning
Strategic Planning brings over 25 years of experience to the political arena.
Strategic Planning's President, Michael (Mike D.) Dawidziak has served personally as a consultant to George Bush's 1988 and 1992 Presidential Campaigns, The Republican National Committee, and many other campaigns for all levels of elected office.
Strategic Planning, as a company, has served as a vendor on numerous races for President, Governor, U. Senate, U. Congress, State Houses and all levels of Government in all 50 states.
www.strategic-planning.com   (157 words)

  
 Strategic Marketing Associates
Strategic Marketing Associates is a marketing consulting firm specializing in the construction and related industries.
To improve our clients’ success in the marketplace by providing strategic, analytical, and marketing services that allow them to prioritize their efforts, execute effective action plans, and ultimately, improve their profitability.
Strategic alliances with graphic design firms, technical writers, web site developers, and other marketing services providers focusing on the construction industry.
www.strategicmarketingassociates.com   (117 words)

  
 Strategic Planning, Strategic Plan, Business Strategy, Strategic Planner, Mission Statement, Vision, SWOTs, Strategy ...
A strategic plan is not the same thing as an operational plan.
A satisfactory strategic plan must be realistic and attainable so as to allow managers and entrepreneurs to think strategically and act operationally - see Devising Business Strategies for further insights.
As the precursor to developing a strategic plan, it is desirable to clearly identify the current status, objectives and strategies of an existing business or the latest thinking in respect of a new venture.
www.planware.org /strategy.htm   (3442 words)

  
 London based full service web site design and development agency - Strategic Design London Ltd   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Strategic Design is a London based full service web design and development agency.
Web sites by Strategic Design have been featured in the Daily Express, Guardian Online, Metro newspaper, Internet Works, More magazine as well as a host of others and our client portfolio is a testament of the quality of our work.
Strategic design has been picked as the marketing partners for AMR for a 2nd year running.
www.strategic-design.co.uk   (248 words)

  
 Stratech.com > Home
Strategic Technologies helps you optimize your environment by providing solutions that monitor and manage the processes involved in the delivery of IT services to your business.
Strategic Technologies moved a SAP Application from IBM to SUN for significant performance gains for the customer.
Strategic Technologies recently announced that A. Perry Sellars Jr.
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 United States Strategic Bombing Survey: Summary Report (Pacific War)
The United States Strategic Bombing Survey was established by the Secretary of War on 3 November 1944, pursuant to a directive from the late President Roosevelt.
The allied strategic plan contemplated that the actual defeat of Japan would be accomplished by operations in the Pacific.
Once started on a strategic plan which did not provide the means to assure continuing air control, there was no way in which they could revise their strategy to reverse the growing predominance in the air of a basically stronger opponent who came to understand this requirement and whose war was being fought accordingly.
www.anesi.com /ussbs01.htm   (19961 words)

  
 ICANN | ICANN Releases Strategic Plan for Public Comment
The Strategic Plan is a rolling three year plan covering the fiscal years 2004/5 – 2006/7, subject to change as new issues emerge and new priorities are established.
The Plan is an essential business tool for budget planning in ICANN’s development to assess that community-derived priorities are appropriately funded, that resources aren’t consumed by an emphasis on the wrong goals, and that where resources are committed to unanticipated demands, this be accounted for in future planning.
The process of developing and approving the Strategic Plan does not replace the annual budget process, but is a supplement to that process to assist long-term planning.
www.icann.org /announcements/announcement-16nov04.htm   (340 words)

  
 United States Strategic Bombing Survey: Summary Report (European War)
In January 1943, at Casablanca, the objective of the strategic air forces was established as the "destruction and dislocation of the Germany military, industrial, and economic system and the undermining of the morale of the German people to the point where their capacity for armed resistance is fatally weakened." Specific target systems were named.
With the shift in priority for strategic attacks -- first to marshalling yards and bridges in France in preparation for invasion, immediately followed by the air campaign against oil -- the continued attacks on the aircraft industry were suspended.
In the field of strategic intelligence, there was an important need for further and more accurate information, especially before and during the early phases of the war.
www.anesi.com /ussbs02.htm   (12330 words)

  
 Strategic Finance Magazine
Strategic Finance is the flagship publication of the Institute of Management Accountants (IMA), the leading international trade association for corporate accounting and finance professionals.
An award-winning monthly magazine, we provide the latest information about practices and trends in finance, accounting, and information management that will impact members (mostly controllers, CFOs, and their staffs) and their jobs.
Strategic TechNotes is an award-winning technology newsletter designed for IMA members and others who want a look into the world of today’s and tomorrow’s technological trends and tools.
www.strategicfinancemag.com   (292 words)

  
 Strategic Studies Institute (SSI) - U.S. Army War College   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
This monograph explores the strategic and policy ramifications of that revolution in strategic affairs.
This paper examines the new strategic reality and its implications on our officers' professional military education, as well as the concepts of individual and organizational agility, specifically investigating adaptability, innovation, and learning.
He traces the strategic roots of the stabilization requirement, develops a warfighting concept for "progressive stabilization," and makes judgments on whether the Army's current Modular Force effort will generate the right type of force.
www.carlisle.army.mil /ssi   (654 words)

  
 Naming Company | Strategic Name Development | Service Naming | Product Naming Company
We listen both strategically, to center the name, then phonetically, to ensure linguistically sound, pronounceable, sonorous and balanced name characteristics.
Countless Fortune 500 organizations have trusted Strategic Name Development with naming their company or creating a brand or product name.
Contact Strategic Name Development now, and we'll put our years of experience and success to work creating a company name, product name or brand name that resonates with your audience and stands the test of time.
www.namedevelopment.com   (371 words)

  
 Field Guide to Strategic Planning For Associations (NAR Information Central)
The strategic planning process is key in helping an organization develop a vision of where it will be in the future and determining the best ways to turn that vision into reality.
Strategic directions: Advice for volunteer leaders on smart solutions to sticky problems with strategic planning
Series of FAQs on various aspects of strategic planning, including basic guidelines, tips for a successful planning process, the difference between strategic planning and long-range planning, etc., all adapted from the book Strategic Planning for Nonprofit Organizations, By Michael Allison and Jude Kaye, (New York, John Wiley & Sons, 1997).
www.realtor.org /libweb.nsf/pages/fg602   (532 words)

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