October 13, 2021

Connecting with Stakeholders: Defining Your Mission, Purpose, Vision, and Values

Stakeholders, more now than ever, want to support a brand that they understand and respect. Here is our quick guide to help you determine the difference of mission statement, purpose statement, vision statement, and value statements to help you align and deliver strategy.
September 13, 2021

How MPOWR Envision’s Customer-Centric Approach Positions You For Strategy Implementation

Our customer-centric approach allows for company-wide software implementation and support, every step in your strategy journey.
June 2, 2021

Effective and Strategic Change Management

Learn how to effectively manage change as a leader. Change happens and you either adapt or you don’t.  And there are consequences for either outcome.  Sometimes people are aware that they will face consequences and other times they think by just pretending change isn’t happening, they can make it go away. 
November 10, 2020

Leader or Lunatic?

We have all seen individuals standing on street corners holding up signs warning people about something or trying to “recruit” people to a cause...
November 10, 2020

Getting Ahead in the Age of Digital Disruption

As technology leaders, we can become easily drawn into day-to-day operations that hinder...
November 10, 2020

Back to School For Planners

My grandson started kindergarten a few weeks ago. My wife and I both assist my son as caregivers to his kids, so we have been deeply involved in...
November 10, 2020

Is Your Business Strategy Inoculated?

Unless you’ve just been rescued after being marooned for months on a deserted island, you’ve probably been paying close attention to what’s going...
November 10, 2020

The Strategy Game While Sheltering In Place

With no commute, other than upstairs to our shared office, no errands to run, no meetings after work, and an earlier than normal dinner, my...
November 10, 2020

WFH Personal Strategy Dos and Don’ts

So the world seems a bit crazy right now, right?
November 10, 2020

WFH Organizational Strategy Dos & Don’ts

So now your whole team is at home and so are you.
November 9, 2020

Facebook, Cambridge and What it Means for Non-Profits

While lawmakers on both sides of the aisle took measured shots at Mark Zuckerberg, the embattled CEO of Facebook, people from all walks looked on...
November 9, 2020

Don’t Be Scared of Strategic Plan Execution!

Make it happen by doing two simple things…
November 9, 2020

Culture and Strategic Plan Execution – A Match Made in Heaven or Hell?

Heaven or Hell… Where would you rather be? Well, it depends, you say, on whether hell is a place where people go who have broken the rules but had...
November 9, 2020

Strategy Execution: Four Things You’ll Want to Master

Strategic planning is supposed to be the process by which organizations look into the future and craft a vision; a plan for how they will...
November 9, 2020

Why Active Listening is a Powerful Strategy Tool

I had a conversation today with a good friend of mine who, from an ideological point of view, is VERY different from me. I find that when I talk...
November 9, 2020

Millennials and Nonprofits: Four Reasons Why You Have It All Wrong

Comedian Adam Conover, in a presentation to marketing professionals summed up well the issue of trying to define millennials—or any...
November 9, 2020

How to Keep Remote Teams Aligned

So we find ourselves in an unusual position facing a pandemic that has entire continents on home lock-down. It’s a strange situation to be in as...
November 9, 2020

Achieving a Culture of Strategic Execution

It is either as ‘low’ as 60% or as high as 90%. Whatever the real percentage is, urban business legend tells us that anywhere in this range lies...
November 9, 2020

HELP! My Board Doesn’t DO Strategy, Now What?

As a strategic planner, I have worked with many non-profit boards over the course of my career. Some are really good at strategic, out-of-the-box...
October 20, 2020

How To Prioritize Your Strategic Objectives

Planning, Executing, Measuring, Being Agile…the list can be lengthy for all of the things you think about when doing strategic planning.
October 20, 2020

The Golden Rule of Goal-Setting

Strategic goal-setting is integral to the growth of any business.
October 20, 2020

Three Planning Goals In Three Months

Jump starting your strategy can be a challenge. Things change and shift.
October 20, 2020

The Seven C’s of Strategic Improvisation℠

Strategic planning is a process by which an organization constructs its future.
October 20, 2020

3 Practices to Make Room for Strategic Improvisation℠

Successful strategic execution requires discipline and accountability within your organization so that everyone takes ownership to help realize the company’s vision and plan.