Three Keys to Operational Excellence

Three Keys to Operational Excellence

So you want your organization to get strong today and build for the future using “operational excellence?” Here are three critical things for Boards, CEO’s and COO’s (Chief Operating Officers) to keep top of mind. A good starting point is to consider the principle...
In Systems We Trust

In Systems We Trust

The most critical accountability for leaders is defining management systems that make trust possible. Here are five top things that drive strength of trust in your system, which brings speed to execution of your strategy. With the Holiday Season upon us it is...
Engagement Trap

Engagement Trap

Most employee engagement surveys and initiatives to improve it are a waste of time Somehow we have deduced that a more engaged workforce is a more productive one. That stands to reason, as well as all the research that confirms it. Still, without changing the...
Paddles Up!

Paddles Up!

Top three considerations for Boards about aligning your organization to deliver the strategy. Are you on a Board? How certain are you that your CEO’s organizational design will deliver the strategy? With strategy clearly outlined, resources well laid out, and a plan...
In the talent war the enemy is close at hand

In the talent war the enemy is close at hand

In the war on talent why do we keep shooting ourselves in the foot? Two recurring conversations amongst clients and in the press are the need to recruit good talent, and how difficult it is to find the people with the right level of talent and experience to take on...