* This article is originally published on Democrat & Chronicle.
I am not into sports of any kind. But I watch the Olympic Games occasionally, for two reasons:
Since I will need much more space to talk about handsome men, let’s focus on top performers for now.
If you work at corporate America, I know what you are thinking. I must have lost my mind.
I used to think strategies are king. But let me explain why I changed my mind.
I worked at a startup where new strategies popped up every month. But most of them fell through cracks.
The point is, execution is pretty damn hard. Don’t forget that.
Have you ever wondered why you thought you came up with a brilliant strategy at your company/department, but your boss didn’t seem so intrigued?