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What is business acumen? Synonymous with business skills, business acumen is defined as an intuitive and applicable understanding of how a company makes money and includes strategic perspective, financial acumen, market orientation, leadership and collaboration. The following are some resources to help you build your business acumen skills and develop your business knowledge for better strategy execution.

To build a high-performing culture and a team committed to rapid execution, you have to develop business acumen. Otherwise, you won’t be as successful as you can and should be.

Jeff McCreary, former Chief Sales and Marketing Officer at Texas Instruments

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Deloitte and WSJ:
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Harvard Business Review:
The New Path to the C-Suite

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Deloitte and WSJ:
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Forbes:
Why CHROs Need Business Acumen

Business acumen is mission critical for success, even among HR professionals. Learn why business acumen is the most desired skill in top-level HR Talent.

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Harvard Business Review:
Improve Your Finance Skills by Learning to Read Your Company’s Income Statement

No matter what level of leader you are, financial acumen is necessary for business success. Learn why knowing how to read your company’s balance sheet is essential.

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