Strategic issues

To see efficiency and effectiveness improvements delivered successfully, it is important that all the conditions for success are met. Evidence also suggests that there are strategic issues that are particularly important for senior managers to consider and act upon. Such managers will not normally be operationally responsible for the delivery of efficiencies. However, their actions and involvement are crucial to the success of the enterprise. In order for their management teams and staff to deliver efficiencies successfully, evidence suggests that senior managers need to: