Webinar Recap and Recording: Adaptive Project Leadership

Adaptive Project Leadership: Helping You and Your Teams Succeed in Disruptive Times What makes an adaptive leader and why is adaptive project leadership more important now than ever? Our recent #StratExLive webinar addressed these questions in a conversation between Tim Wasserman, Chief Learning Officer of Strategy Execution, and Alaina Burden, Program Director of the Adaptive […]

Three Keys to Avoiding Fatal Leadership Errors: Lessons From the “Miracle on the Hudson”

What Captain Sully Can Teach Us About Business Complexity and Adaptive Leadership The “Miracle on the Hudson” is widely remembered for the heroism and poise that Captain Chesley “Sully” Sullenberger showed as he guided a disabled commercial plane with 155 passengers aboard to a safe water landing. But what, specifically, allowed the airline pilot to […]

Sharing Our Gratitude

During this time of gratitude, we want to acknowledge a group of people who are an invaluable part of the Strategy Execution community: our instructors. Each of our instructors brings unique perspective, experience, expertise, teaching style, and personality. Without them, our learners’ journeys would not be the same. We’d like to give thanks and express […]

Strategy Execution to be Featured as IACET Spotlight Provider

As a member of the International Association for Continuing Education and Training (IACET), Strategy Execution is honored to be selected as the IACET Spotlight Provider for Friday, November 16, 2018. The International Association for Continuing Education and Training is known for developing the original Continuing Education Unit (CEU). Today IACET ensures that continuing education and […]

Register Now – Adaptive Project Leadership: Helping You and Your Teams Succeed in Disruptive Times

Join our complimentary #StratExLive webinar on Thursday, November 29 Volatile, uncertain, complex, and ambiguous (VUCA) are more than just words to describe today’s business environment. They are also disruptive factors that have a direct effect on the approach that leaders must take to effectively lead teams and the project-based work they do. As the challenge […]

Is Your Organization a “Champion” or “Underperformer”?

How culture impacts project performance Alan Zucker has over 25 years of experience working in Fortune 100 companies leading projects and large organizations. He has delivered thousands of successful projects and managed major strategic initiatives. Zucker is also a Strategy Execution course instructor, with areas of expertise in project management, Agile transformation, and leadership. The […]

Study Shows a 250 Percent ROI for Soft Skills Training

University of Michigan study: Soft skills training boosts productivity, retention As project roles continue to evolve, and an increasing number of organizations conduct business on all corners of the globe, it will become more important for people to communicate clearly, lead effectively, and adapt to ever-changing conditions. We often talk about the importance of building […]

Engaging the Adaptive Mindset, Part I

What’s in a Mindset? Carol Dweck, Professor at Stanford University and author of Mindset, writes about two mindsets: a “fixed mindset, where you believe your qualities are carved in stone,” and a “growth mindset, where you believe that your basic qualities are things you can cultivate and build on through your efforts.” Most of us […]