Aligning Around a Strategic Plan Method and Process

Dear HCFB Below is a 30-minute audio introduction to a possible strategic method we can use for our strategic refresh. I say "possible" because you all need to align around it as your choice. NOTE: As you listen to the audio, follow along with the attached Power Point Presentation (see link below).  We are looking [...]

Aligning Around a Strategic Plan Method and Process2022-05-16T16:10:59-04:00

Aligning Around A Power Mission for the Future

Dear Feeding Florida Leaders, We are delighted to work with you in the coming months. Take a listen to the brief audio below that sets the stage for our work.    All the best,   Dave, Jen, and Drew

Aligning Around A Power Mission for the Future2022-05-15T12:10:37-04:00

Home Base Thoughts

Hey Mark, Here's something to prep us for our next session AND hopefully make home base sessions more effective. Dave  

Home Base Thoughts2022-04-28T12:34:34-04:00

Friday. Friday. Friday.

Dear Fortis Leader, Friday is the Day! Are you ready for a more ingenious Friday and beyond? Our workshop is Friday. You still have time to prep. See below.   Here two different ways you can prepare for Friday (hint: if you're running short on time, take a look at option two).  [...]

Friday. Friday. Friday.2022-02-21T14:39:15-05:00

Fifteen Minutes A Day!

Dear Fortis Leader, Imagine what you can do with fifteen minutes. We are a little less than two weeks out from our workshop. I'm very much looking forward to being with you. If you haven't started listening to the program yet, there's still plenty of time.  Fifteen Minutes a Day Between Now and [...]

Fifteen Minutes A Day!2022-02-14T08:56:50-05:00

How Is Innovation Born?

Dear Fortis Leader, What if the way to innovation is not innovation? Words fall in and out of favor. Right now, innovation is in the driver's seat. But ingenuity use to occupy that seat and lost it to the allure of innovation. And of course, innovation is amazing. Innovative products and services change the [...]

How Is Innovation Born?2022-02-07T10:11:30-05:00

All in favor of more initiative and solutions, say I

Dear Fortis Leader, Over the years of my work, I've asked thousands of leaders the same question: Would you like more initiative and solutions to come from your teams?  Hands down, the predominant answer is always, "yes." But of course, the next question is, "how?" How do teams get to better solution-making and how can [...]

All in favor of more initiative and solutions, say I2022-01-31T13:37:50-05:00

Home Base – Designing Your Work to Optimize Your Energy, Time, and Resources

Dear all,   It's About Design Our first focus this year is on how to better design the flow of your individual and team's work. You all know, better than most, the power of good design. Lots of things go wrong when design is an afterthought or not at the center of a project - regardless of the [...]

Home Base – Designing Your Work to Optimize Your Energy, Time, and Resources2022-01-24T17:23:28-05:00

Creating a Rallying Cry and Point for HCFB

There is no doubt we are in challenging times. As you all continue to work on developing a culture of health and excellence, here's an idea for you that came from a conversation Richard and I recently had. Take a listen to the brief audio below.      All the best,   Dave

Creating a Rallying Cry and Point for HCFB2022-01-24T16:25:30-05:00

Exploring the Power of Goals

The Focus Goals are descriptions of a desired future that we articulate in the present and work to achieve over time. It's hard to underestimate the power of goals. They help us achieve grand visions - like going to the moon - or more "down to earth" visions - like become more efficient with our [...]

Exploring the Power of Goals2022-02-11T08:58:22-05:00