Other useful models
In using “everything I have ever learned” I have come at political economy in a way that will seem unusual to political theorists and activists. I find a lot of what I learned doing an MBA and through practicing as an IT consultant/project manager useful.
I also make use of the following – freely adapting them to my purposes - full references are given where they are used
- Porters competitive forces
- Gap analysis (as-is compared to to-be)
- Maturity model (my introduction to this idea was via CMMI)
- Balance Scorecard (Kaplan)