Building Strategy

Planning | Strategic Planning | Strategy | Tools for Leaders Strategic leaders are more than planners or people with vision who are able to get others to see and execute that vision. Strategic leaders are inventors of the future. They leverage their creative nature to...

Strategy Examples from History

History | Planning | Strategic Execution | Strategic Planning | Strategy In this article we share examples of strategy. The first example demonstrates business savvy, creativity, and strategic leadership. The second example demonstrates the importance of not getting...

Strategy and Planning

Planning | Strategic Execution | Strategic Planning Strategy is over-taught and under-thought. Strategy itself is a rather simple concept. Unfortunately, the academic world, consulting world, and training world have managed to make the simple concept incredibly...

Time is What We Need

Planning | Prioritizing | Productivity | Time-Management | Tools for Leaders According to the research presented in this video 41% of knowledge worker’s time is spent on low-value tasks. The following three principles can help improve our time utilization:...

Prioritizing Tools for Leaders

Planning | Prioritizing | Tools for Leaders Tools Leaders Can Use to Improve Prioritization In this article we introduce a few common tools to help you identify and organize priorities. Blank Sheet There are hundreds (maybe thousands) of automated tools to help...

Prioritizing Techniques

Planning | Productivity | Tools for Leaders A Series of Technique to Improve Prioritization If you Google “how to set priorities,” you will see over 570,000 articles and websites that talk about setting priorities. Many techniques exist to establish priorities,...

Prioritizing

Planning | Prioritizing | Productivity | Tools for Leaders The Importance of Prioritizing Great leaders prioritize, plan, and execute, and they avoid situations where they are constantly in a reactionary mode. Leaders make the process of prioritizing a daily, weekly,...

15-Minutes of Power

Planning | Productivity Get Your Most Important Work Done Many leaders and knowledge workers have difficulty getting to the most important work – the work that creates real value in their life and the organization. Instead they are bogged down with emails,...