Schools and Strategy – Playing to Win

Schools and Strategy – Playing to Win

When I first started thinking about the strategy of schools, I was reading A.G. Lafley’s Playing to Win. I hadn’t really thought of a school district as needing to win per se. I thought schools were on a mission for equity and touted that “everyone is a winner and...
Change Strategy, The First Step

Change Strategy, The First Step

It’s been a week since my last blog post and the world is still managing lots of change brought about by the pandemic. Organizations with rigid, less agile models are now finding that they can, in fact, be flexible when given no choice. And that my friends, brings us...
Change Strategy

Change Strategy

A few weeks ago, I posted the statement, “Let’s quit talking and start doing” on a social media channel. I’m not sure why. Was it just self-talk to get me out of “pandemic inertia” or the side effects of social distancing? Most likely it was a need to...