Making Strategy Work There are six relational skills that IT leaders must experience and practice to successfully become the leaders they are expected to be. And these are not ingredient skills – they are really meta-leadership skills. A meta-skill is a blend of individual skills that apply to a wide variety of circumstances and help you achieve desired results.
Making Strategy Work Moving from cooperation to collaboration isn’t easy. It takes planning, practice and a bit of sharing control -- something many of us struggle with. When done right collaboration can become embedded in your organizational culture, unlocking potential you didn’t know you had, but desperately needed. It helps everyone rise to the daily challenges of increased speed to market, adapting to change and driving innovation.
Making Strategy Work The heart of making strategy work is people. Great plans go nowhere without people to make the strategy happen. But how do you keep people engaged in a marathon when the sidelines are so full of distractions? Or to reframe the question, how do you achieve a long-term goal in a world driven by instant gratification?