Tag Archives: Strategy

4 Strategic Planning Mistakes & How To Avoid Them

Originally posted on CU Insight (7/23/15) It’s that time of year….you’re most likely starting to gear up for your annual Strategic Planning meeting. Perhaps you have everything in place, the venue, an experienced facilitator, an outline of what you’d like … Continue reading

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What’s Your System?

3 Things That Happen When Using Systems Continue reading

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Do You Suffer From ‘Boo Radley Syndrome?’

“Inaction breeds doubt and fear. Action breeds confidence and courage. If you want to conquer fear, do not sit home and think about it. Go out and get busy.” –Dale Carnegie I think Mr. Carnegie was on to something. Indeed, … Continue reading

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See This, Skip That

You’ve probably seen travel/leisure articles online or in your Facebook feeds that highlight a particular destination. Essentially, the authors of the articles identify the things that you should definitely see or experience. They also identify attractions that they believe to … Continue reading

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After The Planning: 3 Things To Do NEXT

It is vital that organizations go through a process of introspection, self-critiquing, and quality assessment.  For many companies, this kind of analysis is conducted during a Strategic Planning session.  The issue is that not every employee gets to attend those … Continue reading

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4 Signs That Your Company Is In Trouble

Not very pleasant to think about, right? Sorry but the reality is that there are some companies and organizations that are in danger of slipping off the radar. In the vast majority of cases, I firmly believe that steps can … Continue reading

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When The Rains Come

You’ve probably been hearing about the deluge of rain and flooding that’s been hitting Texas over the past few days. It’s bad. Luckily for my family and I, the worst flooding is located to the south and west of us. … Continue reading

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The Thing About Progress….

The renowned Austrian philosopher Ludwig Wittgenstein wrote, “the thing about progress is that it always seems greater than it really is.” There is certainly truth in that statement. How many times have you heard (or said yourself) that “we’re making … Continue reading

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12 Things To Do BETTER In 2015!!

It’s that time of year – time for cheer, being good, forgetting about our Cleanse, Mediterranean, Atkins, South Beach, (fill in the blank here) diets, packed malls and parking lots….. And of course, my annual list of suggestions and tactics … Continue reading

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