Use your rival's plan?

Thrall, Terese Hudson
June 2006
H&HN: Hospitals & Health Networks;Jun2006, Vol. 80 Issue 6, p18
Trade Publication
The article describes a scenario wherein the newly hired chief operating officer came from a rival company who is familiar about his former employer's strategic plan. The issue at hand is whether to use the information to gain competitive advantage over the other firm. Roger Spoelman, president of Mercy General Health Partners, suggests using the information as a reality check against one's strategic plan.


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