Strategy - What are you doing to ensure your strategy is executed?
What happens after a senior leadership strategy session? How are the strategic direction, objectives, and game plan communicated in a way that your strategy can be brilliantly executed? To ensure alignment Broadcast high level strategic objectives to units, units to divisions, divisions to departments, and teams, etc. – and let those leaders commit to their goals, aligned with objectives, and relevant measures of progress.
How are you communicating your strategy? People will do their best, but it may not be what you expect...if they are not clear. Capture and communicate your strategy clearly, and empower the managers closest to their team’s work to determine how they and their team will execute.
Video 7min 51sec –
0:00 Having a strategy, and being able to communicate it, is critical to business momentum and shared strategic alignment
0:21 What is Strategy? Vision-Direction-Purpose-Values-Moves-Objectives
2:02 A.M. Strategy Overview. Mapping-metrics-communication-translation to best ensure brilliant execution
3:42 Strategy is about gaining competitive advantage
4:04 Why communicate strategy? Strategy/Strategic thinking, shared
4:40 A.M. Strategy helps you lead more effectively
5:05 You can use your own strategic planning methods
5:37 Why we recommend strategy mapping
6:08 A.M. Strategy is easy to use in a strategy session, and easy to use to communicate strategy in a way that can be translated to the work needed
7:30 Conclusion & we are here to help you
A.M. gives teams multiple tools to plan and map their strategies – for the whole organization or for specific teams – and then broadcast those strategies throughout the organization so that how to execute strategy and measure progress is determined by those closest to the work. The A.M. software has multiple ways to create and display your strategic planning, via maps, metrics, and more. Data you input is formatted to our easy-to-read templates, so that your brainstorming can become a meaningful representation of your strategy.