Execution Overview

Execution Overview

Execution is the art of making things happen. It is the root of the word “executive,” and excellence in this area is the minimum criterion for success as a business leader. Your credibility depends on the results you get. Consider this statistic: “More than 64 percent...
Execution: Solving Problems

Execution: Solving Problems

Problems happen. That’s why we have sayings like “That’s life,” and philosophies like Murphy’s Law. While both of these reflect a cynical attitude, life does come with challenges. You can’t do business without facing and solving problems. Successful executives...
Execution: Running the Business

Execution: Running the Business

For a business to succeed and prosper, someone has to run it well. That someone is you—the executive. Like well-oiled machinery, a well-run business operates smoothly and effectively. In fact, the better the business is run, the simpler it looks to those on the...
Execution: Managing Meetings

Execution: Managing Meetings

Have you ever been in a meeting where no one knew exactly why they were there, and the meeting just meandered with no set agenda and no one “at the helm”? At the end, the attendees likely left feeling frustrated because nothing of substance was accomplished, no...