A plan is just a plan, wishful thinking, until it is executed.
How many annual planning meetings has your agency gone through the motions of creating a strategic new business plan only to have it fail in its implementation? Maybe next year, instead of focusing so much attention on the plan, use annual planning to create dynamic processes for execution.
“Execution, more so than planning, is the battleground that determines success and failure.”
Experience has taught me that successfully executing a new business strategy requires a system, not a series of diverse projects performed by different parts of the agency.… Continue reading