When you’re running your own business, you find yourself taking on several roles, roles you didn’t even know existed. You find yourself wearing too many hats — and eventually end up feeling overworked, overwhelmed, and burned out. That’s why you should always aim to “replace” yourself.
Albert Einstein famously said, “We cannot solve our problems with the same thinking we used when we created them.” If we want to get to our next level, we have to change our behavior. Yet, our brain is lazy and naturally efficient — and we unintentionally allow it to be our greatest obstacle.
By providing you with direction, motivation and boundaries, strategic planning allows you to live with intention – to navigate the whitewaters of life with your oars, rather than be thrown about by the vicissitudes that life hands you. Your professional life should be supported by an intentionally led personal life — the essential fuel for success.
Supercharged execution requires meaningful purpose that you constantly reinforce — in writing, in policies, and in expectations. When your people come to work every day striving for something important, clear on their role, they do a whole lot more than just their job. Supercharge your superstar team by taking these four steps.