Beware the StrategyLight Zone!

October 27, 2020

Halloween approaches and I wanted to pay homage to the Twilight Zone TV show and its creator Rod Serling with this video entitled, “The StrategyLight Zone.” Research shows that 43% of managers are not able to articulate their strategy and only 19% say their groups have a distinct process for developing strategy. In this brief video, I share three keys…

Stop Reacting Tactically & Start Thinking Strategically

October 5, 2020

Are you a strategic partner or tactical order taker? Being a true strategic partner to your colleagues and customers requires leaders to make trade-offs, avoid fire drills and generate new insights. Saying yes to every request that comes through isn’t leadership; it’s tactical order taking. Doing the same things in the same ways as all the other companies in your…