Competitive Intelligence (CI) is the collection and analysis of information to anticipate competitive activity, see past market disruptions and dispassionately interpret events.
It is an essential component to developing a business strategy. CI analysis provides insight into marketplace dynamics and challenges in a structured, disciplined, and ethical manner using published and non-published sources.
Competitive Intelligence Dictionary
Learn the language of intelligence
Competitive Threats White Paper
A survey on the most and least significant threats to U.S. and European companies
The Secret Language of Competitive Intelligence
Leonard Fuld's current book on how to see through and stay ahead of business disruptions, distortions, rumors and smoke screens