Developing a strategy

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If you know an organization’s structure, the arrangement of its parts and the extent of its reach, then you will start to understand a business’s role within its ecosystem. Developing a strategy without taking in the big picture can cause you to miss opportunities.

Clear purpose

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Creating for the sake of creating is not the way to do business. Rigor, discipline, and critical thought are used to craft an idea into something with purpose. Making the connection with purpose is the way to add value for your customers. Does your organization or products have a clear purpose?

Staying grounded

Need to make a change? Break the pattern. Alter the routine. A subtle change in tone or attitude can have a large impact. Rather than working to change a person, maybe you look at changing their environment instead. Many people don’t respond well to being told what to do, but they can react to new conditions that affect their behavior. … Read More