Executive Leadership Group
Author: Dr. William Casey and Wendi Peck
Publisher: Executive Leadership Group, Inc. © 2014
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Accelerating Strategy Execution
Executive Leadership Group, Inc. (ELG) creates Human Performance Systems to implement organizational strategy and programs. For over 20 years, ELG’s Assessment, Assistance and Training services have helped executives of small and large companies realize their goals.
Strategy execution is about getting other people, and yourself, to do things – the right things. And that doesn’t happen in the typical, annual strategic planning ritual where people throw around some ideas and then check in a year later.
“How can leaders stay in touch with reality – and out of the headlines?” Wendi and I wondered this aloud over dinner with Dr. Christine Hunter and husband Bob.
“What’s the first thing we do to help clients find money?” That was the question Wendi and I set out to answer when we had a forehead-thumping déjà vu. Although we didn’t phrase it quite that way, we did answer that question here about two years ago. The answer still seems pretty timely, so we’re running it again, minus a couple of typos: