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Published by Pergamon in Amsterdam, Oxford .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Strategic planning.,
  • Administrative agencies -- Planning.,
  • Associations, institutions, etc. -- Planning.,
  • Nonprofit organizations -- Planning.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesLong range planning.
    Statementedited by John M. Bryson.
    SeriesThe best of Long range planning
    ContributionsBryson, John M. 1947-
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxvii, 241 p. :
    Number of Pages241
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22131968M
    ISBN 100080434401
    LC Control Number98052082

      Strategic Management for the Public Services: * provides an understanding of the theory of strategic management * introduces ideas which guide the effective practice of strategic management in the public services (and which do not copy blindly private sector habits) an important book because it amounts to a sustained critique ofcurrent /5(5). Strategic management is a broader term than strategy and is a process that includes top management’s analysis of the environment in which the organization operates prior to formulat - ing a strategy, as well as the plan for implementation and control of the Size: 2MB.

    Strategic management theory and public management Strategic management is commonly conceptualised as the alignment of internal capabilities with external demands, and this alignment may take the form of plans, patterns, positions, perspectives, and plots (Mintzberg et al., ). Rumelt () defines strategy as a ‘cohesiveFile Size: KB.   Strategic management is widely seen as essential to the public services, leading to better performance and better outcomes for the public. In fact, the private sector idea of strategic management has become so powerful in the public sector that politicians and policy makers have begun to talk about the importance of the modern state being strategic - and we may be witnessing the /5(4).

    Strategic Management In The Public Sector The public sector organizations are faced with the greatest challenges in decades. The pressure is on many organizations to change the mission and practices of the organization is made up of rule making bodies, such as legislature or a board appointed by public official.   Book Review Strategic Management in Public Services Organizations—Concepts, Schools and Contemporary Issues by Ferlie, Ewan and Ongaro, Edoardo. New York: Routledge, pp. $ (paper).Cited by: 1.


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: Strategic Management in Public and Voluntary Services: A Reader (Best of Long Range Planning - Second Series) (): Bryson, J M: BooksFormat: Hardcover. Coverage includes areas such as strategic management in national government agencies, in local government, in privatized enterprises, and in developing countries, as well as for non-profit and voluntary : J.M.

Bryson. Strategic Management in Public Services Organizations takes a strongly comparative and international perspective in addressing the fundamental issue of strategic management within diverse public administrative traditions.

The impact of strategic management on the performance of public agencies is examined and it is argued that the appropriate use of strategic management models depends on the politico-administrative and cultural contexts of the public services organization Cited by: ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: xxvii, pages: illustrations, 1 Strategic management in public and voluntary services book ; 24 cm.

Contents: Strategic planning process for public and non-profit organizations / John M. Bryson --Building a new organization for nature conservation ; Cutting back bureaucracy in a public service / Ian Dair --Making strategic planning work in local government / Robert W.

Rider. Paul Joyce () Ewan Ferlie and Edoardo Ongaro, Strategic Management in Public Services Organizations: Concepts, Schools and Contemporary Issues, Local Government Studies,"The book serves two main audiences. On one hand, it can be an excellent manual for graduate students in Public Management programs, especially sections 2 and 3, where the authors provide a complete 5/5(2).

Book Description. Strategic Management in Public Services Organizations sets out to connect the two traditionally disparate academic literatures of public management and strategic management. The authors argue that some models of strategic management are now of enhanced relevance for contemporary public services organizations, especially when considering successive New Public Management.

This is an introduction to the theory and practice of strategic management in the public sector. It provices an understanding of the theory of strategic management, introduces ideas which guide the effective practice of strategic management in the public services, and gives conceptual tools and material which can be used for planning and analysis/5.

Reviews ‘The potential of strategic management to improve public services and governance has been the holy grail of 21 st century public sector reform. In this book, Paul Joyce one of our most experienced commentators and perceptive thinkers provides a lucid, accessible and.

Strategic Change Cycle, Planning and Resource Management. Orphans International does make changes in its strategies with the passage of time and according to the needs and requirements of organization.

The strategies used by organization include long term and short term strategies. It does planning regarding its operations. providing a thorough empirical assessment of what strategic management processes actually exist in the public sector. It also does not aim to be comprehensive nor to provide a template.

Its goal is only to broaden and stimulate the discussion regarding a fruitful application of strategic management in the public sector. In good times and bad, in the different situations of renewal, crisis, and chronic resource constraints, the strategic leadership of public services is crucial.

Good leaders are essential in helping the public sector to adapt and solve ‘wicked’ problems, and they are also integral to the reform and modernization of public governance.5/5(2).

Strategic management is widely seen as essential to the public services, leading to better performance and better outcomes for the public. In fact, the private sector idea of strategic management has become so powerful in the public sector that politicians and policy makers have begun to talk about the importance of the modern state being strategic – and we may be witnessing the emergence of.

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Ships from and sold by by: Williams & Lewis: Strategic management tools and public sector management analytical processes to measure value and stakeholder perceptions across a range of public sector projects.

Strategic management makes a difference to the performance of public organizations. This book demonstrates that the most appropriate response is 'it all depends': on which aspects of strategy content and processes are pursued together, and how these are combined with organizational structure and.

In good times and bad, in the different situations of renewal, crisis, and chronic resource constraints, the strategic leadership of public services is crucial. Good leaders are essential in helping the public sector to adapt and solve ‘wicked’ problems, and they are also integral to the reform and modernization of public governance.

This paper contributes to the knowledge about the implementation of performance management and strategic management in the public sector. For the case of German local governments, it will deepen.

Strategic management: applying business ideas to public services It may be reasonable to draw upon the concepts and theories of the private sector, but.

Strategic management is now prominent on the agenda of public administration scholars and practitioners. In this review, the authors outline why approaches based on strategy are suited to public agencies, noting the ways in which strategy varies across public organizations, seeks to match internal capacities to organizational environments, and shapes the impact of external and internal Cited by: This Chapter on the strategic management and strategic planning process provide an insight on the basic knowledge on what is strategy and strategic management.

it further provide the strategic Author: Stevens Maleka. It is right that this book is called Strategic Management in the Public Sector and not Strategic Management in the Public Services.

Times have changed again. This has been especially noticeable since the financial crisis of –9, but the crisis was not the cause of the changing times.

Strategic management in the public sectorFile Size: 1MB.in all steps of strategic management in the public sector and all convey the importance of negotiation and bargaining. A public administrator must be ready to be a key player in this process and be able to anticipate issues in public discussion just as the manager File Size: KB.The context and environment of public services is becoming increasingly complex and the management of change and innovation is now a core task for the successful public manager.