Transformational Strategic Execution: Experimentation and Learning

By |2020-05-29T14:19:49+12:00May 29th, 2020|Transformational Strategic Execution|

Transformational Strategic Execution: Experimentation and Learning Transformational Strategic Execution (TSE) This month I want to cover the last of the four facets of Transformational Strategic Execution. So, let’s quickly review how we got to this point. It can be useful to apply a best-practice, high-level framework to the way we think about business strategy. How, [...]

Strategic Vision Holds the Key to Not Just Survive, But Thrive, in a Post-COVID World

By |2020-05-28T15:37:15+12:00May 28th, 2020|Strategic Portfolio Management, Strategy planning, Transformational Strategic Execution|

Strategic Vision Holds the Key to Not Just Survive, But Thrive, in a Post-COVID World John F. Kennedy once said, “Leadership and learning are indispensable to each other." The current global pandemic has brought this concept to life in new ways, as every company is scrambling to recalibrate and learn how to effectively run their [...]

StrategyBlocks Releases the Kanban Blocks Board

By |2020-04-28T10:52:15+12:00April 28th, 2020|Kanban, StrategyBlocks|

StrategyBlocks Releases the Kanban Blocks Board A brief history of Kanban “Kanban” is a Japanese word, it means “signboard” and we often see it implemented as columns of stacked Post-it notes on an office window. Its origins can be traced back to the ’40s where Toyota developed a system to manage the production process in [...]

Accelerate Strategic Portfolio Management with Metrics Zone Cloud Connect for Microsoft Project

By |2020-04-29T09:50:40+12:00April 28th, 2020|Strategic Portfolio Management, StrategyBlocks|

Accelerate Strategic Portfolio Management with Metrics Zone Cloud Connect for Microsoft Project We recently shared ways that you can elevate your strategy planning using Strategic Portfolio Management (SPM). Simply stated, SPM is the difference between having a vision and having a plan to execute on that vision. SPM can be the defining factor for a [...]

Transformational Strategic Execution: Empowering People to Execute Strategy

By |2020-03-30T08:43:43+13:00March 30th, 2020|Transformational Strategic Execution|

Transformational Strategic Execution: Empowering People to Execute Strategy Transformational Strategic Execution (TSE) Let’s do a quick recap: TSE is a new way of thinking about, and resolving, the challenges organizations run into when operationalizing their strategic plan and vision. It is separated into four facets of transformational management. Presenting strategy as a picture for clear [...]

Leading Remotely in the Age of COVID-19

By |2020-03-27T13:02:46+13:00March 27th, 2020|Leadership|

Leading Remotely in the Age of COVID-19 The whole world is experiencing a surreal ‘digital transformation’ amid the COVID-19 pandemic, as people from all walks of life are being compelled to do everyday tasks remotely. It’s a wonderful privilege to have the technology necessary to continue running a business virtually, but even in 2020, working [...]

Transformational Strategic Execution: Building Team Commitment

By |2020-02-27T14:13:17+13:00February 27th, 2020|StrategyBlocks, Transformational Strategic Execution|

Transformational Strategic Execution: Building Team Commitment Transformational Strategic Execution Transformational Strategic Execution (TSE) is a modern approach to addressing the problems often associated with operationalizing strategic plans and visions. It is separated in 4 facets of transformational management thinking;  Presenting strategy as a picture for clear communication Building organizational commitment and readiness for change Embracing [...]

Elevating Strategy Planning through Strategic Portfolio Management

By |2020-02-26T13:07:32+13:00February 26th, 2020|Strategic Portfolio Management, StrategyBlocks|

Elevating Strategy Planning through Strategic Portfolio Management Here at StrategyBlocks we talk a lot about creating a strategic plan for your business and making it actionable. For many companies, that’s actually the easy part. Organizations with a vision can do this well - they understand their strategy and what is driving it. They know how [...]

Navigating the Long Road through College Accreditation

By |2020-01-21T13:39:23+13:00January 21st, 2020|Strategic management solutions|

Navigating the Long Road through College Accreditation Becoming accredited as a university or college in the United States is not easy. Accreditation is a legal process of validation, requiring colleges, universities and other higher learning institutions to be evaluated by a set of standards rigorously set by peer review boards, accrediting organizations and higher education [...]

Achieving 20/20 Strategic Vision In 2020

By |2019-12-10T13:50:50+13:00December 10th, 2019|Leadership, Strategic management solutions, Strategy planning, StrategyBlocks|

Achieving 20/20 Strategic Vision In 2020 Change, by its very nature is disruptive. Having worked in the business of strategy for well over a decade, we see firsthand how tumultuous it can be to undergo change within an organization. The reality is that most change is positive, even if sometimes the process feels rough. Change [...]