Solving The Corporate Value Enigma

Raymond L Manganelli & Brian W Hagen



In order to truly maximize shareholder value, strategic decisions must be considered from four closely integrated perspectives - that of the business model, the company's financial structure, its portfolio of holdings, and the structure of its management and operations. Based on extensive research, Solving the Corporate Value Enigma shows readers how to identify, create, and capture the maximum value of their company by using a single value measure throughout all decision-making.

What will you learn from this book

  1. Value Creation: The book emphasizes the importance of creating value for shareholders as a primary goal of corporate strategy.

  2. Integrated Approach: It advocates for an integrated approach to value creation that considers financial performance, strategic positioning, and market expectations.

  3. Strategic Clarity: The authors stress the importance of clarity in corporate strategy, ensuring that all stakeholders understand and support the organization's strategic direction.

  4. Performance Metrics: The book discusses the use of performance metrics to track and measure value creation, including both financial and non-financial indicators.

  5. Risk Management: Effective risk management is highlighted as a key driver of value creation, requiring a balance between risk-taking and risk mitigation.

  6. Corporate Governance: The authors discuss the role of corporate governance in value creation, emphasizing the importance of transparency and accountability.

  7. Stakeholder Engagement: Engaging with stakeholders, including employees, customers, and investors, is seen as crucial for long-term value creation.

  8. Innovation and Adaptation: The book emphasizes the importance of innovation and adaptation in response to changing market conditions and technological advancements.

  9. Organizational Culture: A strong organizational culture that supports value creation is essential, including a focus on ethics and integrity.

  10. Continuous Improvement: Finally, the authors stress the importance of continuous improvement in all aspects of the organization to sustain value creation over time.

Language English
ISBN-10 0814406920
ISBN-13 9780814406922
No of pages 238
Font Size Medium
Book Publisher Amacom
Published Date 01 Mar 2003

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