First step for being more strategic, clear your head.
Five rules identified to help clear your head:
- 1. Remove the obstacles - learn to say no and delegate.
- 2. Quiet the noise - relax and have better self-awareness.
- 3. Percolate - start a journal to capture your thinking.
- 4. Clarify your message - Gather feedback to improve your communication goal.
- 5. Keep reflecting and adjusting - Plan, Do, Check, Act.
Author Joshua Ehrlich
Global Leadership Council & Harvard Business Review