Noun, A plan, drawing or framework in which something is arranged or shaped before it is produced.
Custom design is no longer only available to large corporate companies. The continually falling cost of software and the proliferation of rapid development tools means that smaller companies can now develop their own products/systems without exceeding a budget.
Business process design is used to develop efficient business practices, structures and frameworks. It combines the objectives of each department in the business to create a repeatable set of instructions to make the business run efficiently.
Successful strategy requires different techniques to identify the needs and desires of prospective clients. A strategy must also ensure long-term sustainability and be able to attract, generate and maintain adequate levels of resources to allow a company to pursue its objectives.