The One Thing

Focus on less to achieve more. What is “the one thing”, the most important task that can be completed this week to achieve the goal?

Strategic Projects | How to Choose Your Big Rocks

Strategic Projects – how to choose the big rocks aligned to your 3 to 5 Year Strategic Moves and address the issues contained in your SWOT analysis.

The Right Way to Create a SWOT Analysis

SWOT Analysis is an acronym for Strengths, Weaknesses, Opportunities, Threats. SWOT is an assessment of your current reality

The Strategy Sniff Test

Could doing the opposite also be a valid strategy? The strategy sniff test is a useful tool to determine whether or not you have made real strategic choices.

What is the Difference Between KPIs and OKRs?

OKRs are not KPIs. OKRs are not strategy either. OKRs are goals (objectives) with measurable outcomes (results). Learn the difference between KPI and OKR here

Business Leadership Is Not A Democracy

Business leadership is not a democracy and decision making by committee is a recipe for mediocrity

Do You Have A Real Strategy?

Creating a real strategy is just the beginning. The true leadership challenge is the successful execution of your strategy.

Top 5 Finance KPIs (Metrics)

I was asked to write articles on my top 5 Metric/KPI recommendations for various business functions. Here are my Top 5 Finance KPIs.

Top 5 Operations KPIs (Metrics)

I was asked to write articles on my top 5 Metric/KPI recommendations for various business functions. Here are my Top 5 Operations KPIs.

Critical Success Factors (Tropical Island Metrics)

Here are my Top 5 Company Metrics (KPIs) – the Critical Success Factors for the overall organization. I call them “tropical island metrics”