Strategic planning

Mission Critical

Article from Issue 144/2012

Mission, vision, and value statements can help define small businesses, corporations, and movements – including FOSS.

I am writing this edition of my column from a small hotel in Nairobi, Kenya. On one of the inside walls of the hotel, close to the front desk, is a sign that has their mission, vision, core values, and motto. These are short and can probably be memorized easily:

Mission – We endeavor to exceed the expectations of our clients in our Services, Amenities and Lifestyle while protecting and conserving our natural environment.

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