WHY StratML?

December 29, 2013

The vision of the Strategy Markup Language (StratML) standard is:� A worldwide web of intentions, stakeholders, and results.

Intentions ~ What do we aim to accomplish?


Stakeholders ~ Who is trying to do it and for the benefit of whom?


Results ~ How do we know whether we are making progress and when we have succeeded?

[1] John Case has argued that open-book management is the coming business revolution.

[2] For further theoretical discussion of this issue, see Wikipedia�s articles on transaction costs and the Theory of the Firm.

[3] See Wikipedia�s article on the Fundamental Attribution Error (FAE).

[4] See also Wikipedia�s article on ingroups and outgroups.

[5] See Wikipedia�s article on single points of failure.

[6] See JFK�s inaugural address.

[7] RFK paraphrasing George Bernard Shaw.

[8] See Wikipedia�s article on software forking.

[9] See Wikipedia�s article on the Pareto Principle.