Monthly Archives: September 2017

A to Z Tips for Strategic Thinkers and Planners


I just finished teaching Strategic Thinking and Planning for Leaders at UCLA Extension’s Technical Management Program. I’ve now taught this esteemed one-week program twice a year for over 30 years. This time around, the smart geeks and leaders in my course challenged me to capture my key teaching points using the alphabet. These tips will …

Leverage Your Strategic Superpowers: 15 High-Payoff “LogFrame”Applications


I love lighting people up with fresh concepts that expand their capacity to accomplish great things. This month I’m teaching project managers in Seattle, Olympia, and Portland how to turn their best ideas into outstanding results. Thanks to these Project Management Institute chapters for inviting me to speak their members. My life purpose is to help smart people transform their …