In Celebration of Steven Covey

Posted by Dave Hoy on Mon, Jul 23, 2012 @ 06:48 AM

 

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Tags: strategic planning implementation and execution, Dave Hoy, Leadership, New Managers, Leadership Development

Mind Your “EOP’s” – Enduring Operating Principles

Posted by Dave Hoy on Wed, Jul 18, 2012 @ 10:57 AM

 In my first career as a college basketball coach I developed and fine tuned a set of enduring principles that guided me as a coach and set the tone of expectations for the team.  I honed these principles over the years and reaffirmed them with myself and the team reguarly. Having explicitly stated principles in place, we all performed at a higher level. They definitely contributed to our overall success.

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Building Accountability in Your Team - The Leader's Edge

Posted by Dave Hoy on Thu, Jul 05, 2012 @ 07:13 AM

 

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5 Actions that Support Role Clarity and Accountability

Posted by Dave Hoy on Fri, May 18, 2012 @ 06:59 AM

 

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Strategic Planning: 5 Tips to Improve Execution

Posted by Dave Hoy on Wed, May 09, 2012 @ 10:29 AM

Have you ever the phrase ”An overnight sensation 10 years in the making”?  In our world we come across many organizations, teams and individuals that this adage applies to. What they share is an unwavering commitment to preparation that is linked directly to performance.

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4 simple tips to get Execution of Strategy back on track!

Posted by Dave Hoy on Thu, May 03, 2012 @ 07:20 AM

As the saying goes, “You can lead a horse to water, but you can’t make him drink”. 

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Tags: strategic planning implementation and execution, strategic planning, strategic management, Dave Hoy, performance improvement, Leadership Development

Strategic Planning Models – Define What Makes You Unique

Posted by Dave Hoy on Fri, Apr 27, 2012 @ 07:53 AM

Michael Porter has long been recognized a leader in Strategic Planning , particularly from the lens of the marketplace and marketplace competition. His work on The Five Competitive Forces that Shape Strategy is viewed as seminal.  A recent book by Joan Magretta; Understanding Michael Porter, provides a useful interpretation of his work and the influence he has had on strategy development.

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Strategic planning process: Building Mission and Vision Statements.

Posted by Dave Hoy on Wed, Apr 18, 2012 @ 04:16 AM

When we engage a client in strategic planning as part of our leadership development programs, we often get asked two questions:

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