MBA Guest Lecture on Strategy Execution

Strategy Execution soundbite

Overview of the Strategy Execution content I delivered in my lecture for University of Canterbury MBA program

Workshop Presentation Lessons

Power Moves Conference

I presented 3 workshops for an inspiring group of New Zealand business founders. Here is my “After Action Review” of my workshop presentation lessons

People Need 3 Things From Their Leaders

People Need 3 Things From Their Leaders

Allan Mulally, the former CEO of Ford said people need 3 things from their Leaders: 1. Who are you? 2. Where are we going? 3. Do you see me?

Inconvenient Truths About Teams

Good teams take time, 6 to 8 people is optimal, they need to work closely together, and the leader needs to be focused

Playbook to Survive a Downturn

Playbook to Survive a Downturn

Playbook for how to Survive a Downturn – excerpts from an article by Pete Flint

KPI Best Practices from Amazon

KPI Best Practices from Amazon

Summary of a chapter from the book “Working Backwards”, about how Amazon uses metrics – key performance indicators (KPIs)

The Triple Peak Workday

Triple Peak Workday

A Microsoft study shows the average workday has expanded by 1 hour, and 30% of people resume work after dinner

Asynchronous Daily Huddles

asynchronous daily huddle

How to run an asynchronous daily huddle with geographically dispersed teams to coordinate work and coach people more effectively

Do I Need to Attend That Meeting?

Do I need to attend meeting

Managers get invited to a lot of meetings, but not every meeting is important. Use these rules to figure out which meetings to attend

Why Do Strategy Anyway?

Why Do Strategy Anyway

Why do strategy anyway? The case for and against strategic planning.