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Automated Strategy Review PowerPoint

During the past few weeks, we’ve been focusing heavily on the power and impact of strategy reviews. With all OnStrategy Platform subscriptions, we include a full suite of automated plan reports... By Heyden Enochson

3 Reasons Your Strategic Plan Needs Leadership Development

KPIs and hardline growth strategies are key to growing your organization to the next level. But, even the clearest and most concise plans are useless without addressing one the biggest assets... By Heyden Enochson

Focus Your Leadership with this Goals Grid

It can be tough getting your leadership and planning team focused and thinking strategically about your long-term strategic objectives. If you’ve completed your SWOT analysis and are still struggling to get... By Heyden Enochson

3 Simple Reasons to Focus on Execution, Not Planning

A major pain point in the strategic planning process is transitioning between finishing your plan and putting it into execution. Why can it be so difficult moving into execution? There are... By Heyden Enochson

5 Strategy Practices Used to Complete the $9B CityCenter Project

18 million square feet. 7 buildings. $9 billion dollars. 5 years. CityCenter, Las Vegas. With such a complicated project to accomplish, the process and management system to complete CityCenter should have... By Heyden Enochson

Stop Sabotaging Customer Feedback

You go to great lengths to gather insight and feedback from your clients, but there’s a good chance you’re sabotaging the results. You gather feedback to make strategic decisions, but how... By Heyden Enochson

Focus on the Process, Not the Plan

As the number of days in 2015 continues to dwindle, many organizations are in some phase of the 2016 strategic planning process. While the end result of going through the strategic... By Heyden Enochson

Simple Isn’t Simple

In a world of ever-growing complexity, many leaders look for ways to simplify strategy as an approach for increasing adoption by an organization’s culture. Mark these words of warning: oversimplification could... By Heyden Enochson

No Goals? No Wins

Soccer, Baseball, Football, and Basketball; what do all professional athletes have in common? They want to win.   Your organization is comprised of players, each bringing their unique talents and skillset... By Heyden Enochson

Retreats Aren’t Always About Change

Mid-year reviews don’t always need to result in a wave of change. Sure, sometimes planning retreats can result in completely readjusting your strategic trajectory – but this doesn’t always need to... By Heyden Enochson

Want to engage with your customer? Give them something they want.

It seems like a pretty standard principal – to make an exchange with a customer, you need to give them something they want. But, many struggle applying the principal beyond the... By Heyden Enochson

Great Strategy Doesn’t Omit Feedback

Successful organizational leaders have vision for the future and a roadmap to achieve it. It’s important to guide your organization as a leader, but what happens if your stakeholder feedback conflicts... By Heyden Enochson

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