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Vijay Anand Raju

Seeker who is at your service

Vijay writes regularly on topics around India, spirituality, leadership and innovation. 
Build Your Own Path, Break Down

Build Your Own Path, Break Down Frameworks

As an MBA student, I was taught various frameworks, ranging from the 4Ps to the Balanced Scorecard to 5 Forces. This continued when I was a consultant and used Disruptive Innovation, BCG Matrix or whatever the framework du jour was. I loved frameworks at that time because they helped to quickly size up a situation and come up with a model that helped everyone to understand my approach to framing and solving a problem. Yet, I started to get a sense that perhaps frameworks weren't so perfect after all.
11/02/2015 8:04 AM IST