A Leading Perspective

Pragmatic insights for the leader in you

Vision, Mission & Values – Bring ’em to Street View

I have the pleasure of facilitating strategic planning sessions, process improvement events, team building activities, etc. I always start with the vision, mission and values of the organization. Why? Because if the discussion isn’t aligned, if the goals aren’t aligned, if the changes aren’t aligned, if the commitments aren’t aligned, etc., the time, as I see it,…

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Tactical Mistakes

I had the pleasure of listening to Hillary Clinton’s keynote during SHRM 2013 and while there are plenty of bloggers highlighting the five main points of her presentation, I will simply share with you my key, although indirect, takeaway. Mrs. Clinton, Madame Secretary…whatever we should be calling her, told a story about making a tactical…

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