I was recently chatting with Adrian Segar, author of Conferences That Work, about the latest business book he was reading (I always want to know!).  He mentioned the book, The Inevitable: Understanding the 12 Technological Forces That Will Shape Our Future by Kevin Kelly.  So I immediately went down to the local bookstore so I could read it on my interminable flight from Phoenix to Prince Edward Island (It takes ALL DAY!). Continue reading “Book Review: The Inevitable: Understanding the 12 Technological Forces That Will Shape Our Future” »

Strategic planning sessions are exciting!  After all, you are part of an important discussion about creating and innovating the future of the organization.  One of the best benefits of these sessions is that the leadership team gets on the same page – to understand and commit to the primary direction of the organization as well as the key strategies to get there. Continue reading “Create an Accountability Drumbeat to Your Strategic Plan” »