Apr 29, 2015

The Power of 1,000 Days

We are rapidly approaching the mid-point of the year and strategic planning is upon us. And, let’s not forget that the season of New Year’s Resolutions isn’t a distant memory. So, this time of year, I find myself thinking (I mean, obsessing) about goal setting. You might do your own annual plans, 3 or 5 year strategic plans, and depending on your industry, perhaps you have outlooks that extend into the decades. In recent years, I have found it useful to create a 1,000 day plan and here is why: #1: It’s Long Enough to Be Strategic, Short Enough to Be Real1,000 days is just under 3 years. It provides a timeline in which most things can be started or More…