Management gurus say it, we running companies know it better... The key to our success is to come up with an idea, create winning strategy, build a winning team that can execute your strategy to success and let them execute it!
Great but HOW???!!!!
Let us break the problem down.
Ideas are cheap. We (CxOs) who have been around the block have more ideas than most people around us. In fact, most of us can come up with a good strategy as well.
But what about execution? Even that is possible, IF we have a winning team.
Ideally, a winning team can operate the company to our mission and vision statement down to the last employee even when we are not around.
Something like this. This is a true story:
A young person walked in for an interview at a progressive company. The hiring manager said, "Please talk to the next five employees that come walk past this chair and ask them about the company and write about what you think this company based on that discussion. It does not have to be to good or bad, it just has to be real and touch the very essence of what we...