Why Do Strategies Fail?

Why Do Strategies Fail?

Research shows that 70% of all business strategies fail. In the following videos, learn what is at the source of these failures and how to support your organization to flourish, no matter what the circumstance.

Strategies succeed or fail because of people.

That is both the good news and the bad news, depending on how you want to look at it.  Since your strategies are constrained by your culture, that leaves you with two options:

  •       Reduce your strategic plans and goals to the current limitations that your culture can sustain, or
  •       Upgrade your culture so your organization can meet the demands that are actually called for.

Culture is one of the greatest untapped areas for increasing an organization’s performance.  In the following videos, learn more about how to leverage your organizational culture.

March 2013

Heather Shapter and Leslie Bennett presenting Culture: The Untapped Goldmine for Productivity, Innovation and Engagement.

Running time: 12 minutes




April 2010

Eight Canadian C-Level Executives discuss “Why Business Strategies Fail”

Running time: 21 minutes



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