Each strategic planning process is unique and should be tailored to meet the needs of the individual organisation. Recognising this, SPP have developed a flexible approach to strategic planning that can be adapted to the situation, and yet still drive the planning team forward to a valuable outcome.

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The Open Banking framework impacts all major banks and financial services institutions, creating a new operating environment where accredited third-parties can access consumer data. This access to data will generate a multitude of opportunities for banks and third parties to create new products and services. It will also create opportunities for retail banks to reshape the way they add value to their banking services and create new efficiencies and innovations in customer service technologies.

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esports – the game changer for Australian sports and entertainment

Esports is fast becoming one of the world’s most popular and lucrative mainstream sectors of the entertainment industry. Victoria will be home to the biggest esports event in Australia when it hosts the inaugural Melbourne Esports Open in September 2018. SPP explains why esports is such an attractive investment target both globally and domestically.

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Three big ideas for International Education

Our Education specialists, Partner Ben Apted and Consultant Kade Brown, look at the role the international education sector can play in driving economic outcomes for Victoria after attending Australia China Business Council’s (ACBC) Education Forum last week.

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Results-driven strategic planning

ARTICLE SUMMARY A good strategic plan will focus the business on where it is today, where it wants to get to in the future, and what steps it should take to get there. SPP has developed a structured approach to guide the strategic planning process. However, each strategic planning process is unique and needs to…

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Ensuring technology projects are driven by strategy

ARTICLE SUMMARY Many large scale transformations with technology at the core fail to deliver all the proposed benefits. These programs often fail because they are either led by technology or the specification for technology was based on business processes that do not deliver an improved customer experience. A common pitfall of technology procurement is solution…

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Growing a Financial Services Business

SPP’s client was an emerging player in the financial services sector in Australia. Although the client had enjoyed great success with early offerings in the Australian market, they wanted to identify further growth initiatives to tap into the high potential customer segments of small and medium business.

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