Tag: Goal

How do you find your “Blue Ocean”?

More importantly, what is a Blue Ocean? That is the main focus of our upcoming strategic planning workshop called Keys to Forming an Awesome Strategy Workshop on Feb. 2. In it, we examine some of the principles from the book Blue Ocean Strategy by W. Chan Kim and Renee Mauborgne. In order to teach students…

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Make Goals Mandatory

It is business planning season again, the time when people and companies put together their plans and budgets for next year. Some are very happy because they met their overall goals this year, while others are dissatisfied with their performance. Ironically, most of those that achieved their goals did not achieve them the way they…

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The Goal – The right time is now!

Last week I was looking for something to read and I found a dusty book on my book shelf titled “The Goal: A Process on Ongoing Improvement” by Eiyahu M. Goldratt and Jeff Cox. This is one of the most influential books I have read years ago when I was a partner at the audit division with Arthur Andersen in Caracas, Venezuela.

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