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 10, 2020

Scenario-Based Planning – Now is Exactly the Time to Work on Strategy

Your state is opening at the end of this month…no, the end of next month.
November 10, 2020

Start-Up Event Collective Pivots and Wins with MPOWR Envision [watch video!]

Event Collective, now officially known as MSB Hospitality, is a start-up in Austin, Texas. They began as a company that provided a one-stop-shop...
November 10, 2020

Get Your Plan Out of Quarantine

You’re seeing it everywhere… messages appealing to people’s sense of wanting to shift to getting back to it – ‘it’ being safely engaging in our world.
November 10, 2020

Software Platforms for Strategy Planning Consultants

Use tools that help your clients achieve success and get you repeat business
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

MPOWR Envision® Helps Clinkenbeard Hit Their Goals

“How can my company successfully execute strategy?” That’s what Clinkenbeard asked when they onboarded MPOWR Envision® for help achieving their...
November 9, 2020

Technology for Nonprofits is More Accessible than Ever Before

Technology is no longer an optional accessory for running a business, even for nonprofits. From websites to email to financial systems, technology...
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

Lessons From Our CEO: Managing Growth Through Strategy Execution

People often ask me how SupplyCore Inc., MPOWR®’s parent company, has achieved such remarkable growth. When I think back to our early days in the...
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

Strategist Recommended Reading for The New Year

As a businesswoman and a strategist, people have asked me, “What have you read that...
November 9, 2020

Getting Sh*t Done!

It’s funny… so much of our business, public and personal lives are based on following processes...
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...
November 9, 2020

Strategic Improvisation – See Execution Happen Using The Seven C’s

Strategic improvisation! What’s that?! I’ve heard of strategic planning. I’ve heard of business planning.