This is the place to start for Making Strategy Happen in your organization. There are three critical things that you as a leader must do to win: Develop and sustain the right focus. Build the right team. Create the right environment. And what drives those three things? Having the right commitment.
WHAT TO DO:
1.It starts with the Right Focus. Does your organization have a robust and repeatable strategic process to develop and execute strategy? If not, and if that’s not acceptable, then it’s time to embrace Strategic Management:
2. Do you have the Right Team – the right combination of people who are capable and motivated to win? If not, it’s time to strengthen your selection process:
… and how you approach recruitment:
3. Have you created the Right Environment? One in which everything that impacts your team is consistently aligned with winning? Here’s a way to find out, and what to do if you haven’t (and if you’re like 95% of leaders, you haven’t):