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Here are 4 sample tools to download and start your TurnAround. You may discover

  • Key jobs that no one is assigned to do
  • Long range dreams that are not connected to current activities
  • Growth plans with no idea of how to get the cash needed to grow.

I have 100 of these tools. Your company doesn’t need all of them. Hiring a business coach is like building a house. Engage a good contractor and they bring many tools that they are ready to use if necessary to make a wonderful home.

 

Right People Right Things

People –  Who is responsible for these 11 key roles? Make sure all necessary responsibilities have an owner!
PEOPLE FUNCTIONAL ACCOUNTABILITY CHART

 

 

Strategy – Define your market and plan 3-5 year targets. These are the chess moves that decide whether you ever meet your great future.Strategy
STRATEGY 7 STRATA TOOL

 

 

Flawless ExecutionExecution – Define your annual and quarterly plan to put Strategy into action. Don’t waste leadership time on unneeded activity.
EXECUTION ROCKEFELLER HABITS TOOL

 

 

Cash – Use this tool to make sure that you have cash for all your plansCash
CASH THE POWER OF ONE TOOL

 

 

 

Watch as Steve fits it all together (possibly a coach helped!) While Steve has a for-profit company, there is a universal need for the 4 Decisions in nonprofits too.

  • Right People * 10 Dimensional Strategy * Flawless Execution * Sufficient Cash

The tools on this page are in the public domain and provided by Scaling Up. They are also in the text below.

Harnish, Verne. Scaling Up: How a Few Companies Make It…and Why the Rest Don’t (Rockefeller Habits 2.0) . Gazelles, Inc.. Asburn VA: 2014.

As a nonprofit leader, add critical nonprofit skills with checklists and illustrations from my book – ‘Doing Bad at Doing Good – Nonprofit Secrets Buried in the 990'