“…we need you to take action and implement them…..build a strong organization culture and deliver exceptional execution please!”
Alan Middleton, Schulich Executive Education Centre, Schulich School of Business, York University
Today’s marketplace requires an organization to execute goals and strategy flawlessly to stay competitive and agile. 7 Elements of Strategy Execution is about the execution phase of your strategic plan.
It provides insight into why most strategic plans fail and what can you do to ensure execution success. It also answers the question “Does Culture Really Eat Strategy For Breakfast” and provides lessons in how organizational culture speaks to the very real issue of “what is it like to work here, and what are the attitudes and behaviors required to drive the execution of the strategic plan”.
Mitchell and Barrett have pulled together years of research and customer engagements to present a succinct, to-the-point look at what we can do to better ensure our strategic plan is successful.
7 Elements of Strategy Execution provide insight and rare candor for large corporations, non-profit and small and medium-size business.
“It’s how your people think and behave—it’s your organizational culture”
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Finally, a book that tackles why good teams fail when achieving their strategic goals. We spend so much time in our business focusing on building the plans and very little time on the execution of these plans and so often fail. By reading 7 Elements of Strategy Execution you will get to the heart of why strategic plans fail and how you as a leader can truly weave your strategic plans into your organizational culture to guarantee success. It will cause you to look at how you as a leader are impacting the culture and what you can do differently to drive the successful execution of the strategy, not just on the building of your strategic plan. We have all created great strategic plans that end up documented and on the shelf, It is time to bring strategy into real action and to organizational success!
There are many theories on strategic planning, but David and Mona have written a practical book which clearly delineates the seven critical elements which will inspire your people with the desire to achieve your strategic plan resulting in effective execution.
A book that talks about projects from the team member perspective. Why it is so important to have clarity in what a strategy is trying to achieve and how that clarity, or lack thereof impacts the entire teams performance. In a world, where the Agile methodology has taken hold, it is even more important to have clearly articulated, measurable targets for success. This book will show how to leverage those targets to build and motivate the team and ultimately deliver a successful project.
Kick off your next strategic planning meeting with a presentation on the importance of a sound strategy execution plan. Get your whole team on board right from the start to ensure strategy success.
It’s all about your culture and building that culture is not easy. Let us help you with an organizational assessment and proposal on how we can help you build that awesome strategy execution culture.
Gather your key people in a room for a day and let’s get everyone on board. How can we create a strategy execution culture that will work for you and your environment?
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