Effective Changes Make Change Effective

How organizations can prepare for the changes in change management Almost all of us, whether personally or professionally, have been involved in large-scale changes in our lives or jobs. Managing organizational change requires the right leadership and mindset. But change management cannot be effective in a vacuum. Although that may cause you to panic  and […]

Infographic: Top 10 Trends

If you missed our Top 10 Trends Report from earlier this year, it’s not too late to catch up on the key industry changes that we believe organizations and their leaders need to focus on. The report details factors contributing to the growing complexity of today’s business environment, as well as the overall changes within […]

Strategy Execution’s Top 10 Trends for 2019

2019 will be a year that adaptive project leadership skills are even more in demand and the most effective leaders will be those that work to complement their traditional project management tools with an advanced skill set, centered on adaptive thinking. As project work evolves, soft skills and new approaches are becoming a center of […]

4 Keys to Unlocking Transformational Change

Transformational change in business is inevitable. Does your organization have the right leadership to manage it? Most new projects or strategic initiatives have organization-wide implications. Often, anyone in the business who might be affected could be resistant to change. Managing transformational change is integral to strategic and adaptive leadership. Understanding how to bring everyone, from […]

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 […]

Agile: The Sixth Sense

By: Bill Donnelly | Director, SLG & EI Government Markets | Strategy Execution I was flipping the remote and stumbled upon one of my favorite movies; The Sixth Sense. The key point in the movie which I assume requires no spoiler alert; is when the child Cole, explains to Bruce Willis’ character that “I see […]

Webinar Recap – Becoming an Adaptive Leader: Overcoming Project Breakdowns

At a time when the business world is more volatile and complex than ever before, project-based work has become the norm, rather than the exception. During our most recent #StratExLive webinar, Strategy Execution’s Vice President of Product Management, Jonathan Gilbert was joined by Ed Barrows, Managing Director at Duke Corporate Education, to discuss how these […]

Managing From the Middle to Initiate Effective Change

One of the most challenging aspects of project management is navigating teams through significant change. While those tasked with leading project-based work may not have formal authority over everyone involved, they must still be able to influence people who aren’t necessarily direct reports. This skill of managing from the middle can make the process of […]