-- Company-wide support for competitive intelligence is vital to the
success of the group.
"You have to have senior management air cover," according to the associate director of marketing at one Top 10 pharmaceutical company. "You bring up things people don't want to hear. So, you have to have the mandate to do what you're going to do."
-- Empower competitive intelligence group to take a greater leadership
role in developing and implementing competitive strategies.
"At some point, you have to transition from having a corporate champion to becoming a culture in the company," said one competitive intelligence leader. "I've worked hard at not only doing good work but trying to get the concepts embedded into the company."
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