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The Big Lie of Strategic Planning

The Big Lie of Strategic Planning

From: hbr.com Date: January 2014 Direct Link: https://hbr.org/2014/01/the-big-lie-of-strategic-planning Excerpt: All executives know that strategy is important. But almost all also find it scary, because it forces them to confront a future they can only guess at. Worse, actually choosing a strategy entails making decisions... read more
How the Mighty Fall

How the Mighty Fall

From: jimcollins.com Date: May 2009 Direct Link: http://www.jimcollins.com/article_topics/articles/a-primer-on-the-warning-signs.html Excerpt: In Autumn 2004, I received a phone call from Frances Hesselbein, founding president of the Leader to Leader Institute. "The Conference Board and the Leader to Leader Institute would like you to come to West Point... read more
Don’t Let Strategy Become Planning

Don’t Let Strategy Become Planning

From: hbr.com Date: February 2013 Direct Link: https://hbr.org/2013/02/dont-let-strategy-become-plan Excerpt: I must have heard the words “we need to create a strategic plan” at least an order of magnitude more times than I have heard “we need to create a strategy.” This is because most... read more
Is Your Company Healthy?

Is Your Company Healthy?

From: drugstorenews.com Date: November 2014 Direct Link: http://www.drugstorenews.com/article/your-company-healthy Excerpt: Just recently there was some interesting new research that was sponsored by Google uncovering the leadership trait that matters the most.  Their research showed that the most effective leaders exhibit personal consistency (predictability) and exhibit... read more
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