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 […]

Hear From the First Person to Become a Strategic Execution Professional

Recognizing the First Graduates of the Adaptive Strategic Execution Program Along with our partner, Duke Corporate Education, Strategy Execution is excited to announce and recognize the first set of graduates to successfully complete the Adaptive Strategic Execution Program (ASEP). Amanda Pinyan, Program Manager at Cisco, based in San Jose, California, officially became the first graduate after completing two […]

Head Back to Campus for #ASEPatDuke in September

Are you confident in your ability to deliver business value in our ever-changing, complex corporate world? Leaders today have to navigate between addressing strategic questions while also trying to lead highly effective teams in unstable and often distributed environments. You’ve heard us talk about these and other evolving challenges of getting work done today, and […]

Spring Into Action on the Duke University Campus

In our complex business world, the pressure increases daily to get things done faster and better than the day before. To stay ahead, organizations need a new playbook: leaders who know how to respond to challenges and seize opportunities, faster and better. Strategy Execution’s Adaptive Strategic Execution Program (ASEP), established in partnership with Duke Corporate Education, […]

Don’t Take Our Word For It: A Testimonial from a Learning and Development Professional

Making Sense of Complexity On Campus at Duke The following testimonial was written by Jared Hagen and originally posted on LinkedIn: Last December, I attended an inspiring course titled “Making Sense of Complexity.” A complex situation is defined as an environment that is unpredictable with unknowable outcomes and issues. Our environment is changing. More and more […]

The Top 10 Adaptive Leadership Trends for 2018

We’re excited to announce the release of our Top 10 Adaptive Leadership Trends for 2018. This year’s trends reflect project management’s continued evolution into a blended discipline, incorporating new adaptive approaches and skill sets. While new technology has enabled greater interconnectedness and efficiency, it has also changed the way and speed of doing business. We’re […]

Part I: 6 Essential Ingredients for High-Performance Project Teams

In recent times, organizational structure has evolved from traditional hierarchies into flatter and more cross-functional teams. As a result, a new class of talent has emerged that requires a new approach to people management. Effective teams represent one of the most powerful mechanisms for achieving significant results in organizations today. Thus, developing high-performance teams has […]