“No plan is worth the paper it is printed on unless it starts you doing something.”
—William Danforth, co-founder of the American Youth Federation
January is one of the busiest times for coaches, when both individuals and organizations crystallize and clarify their goals and plans for the new year. Of course, we have all seen these intentions and plans lose their steam and sit on the shelf to eventually await the next planning cycle, when we do it all over again.When asked, a very significant percentage of professionals would describe the planning process as “unremarkable” and “not particularly worthwhile” – primarily due to the lack of ongoing review and rigorous execution.
Seek out the help of your own individual or organizational coaches to make sure that this year, your plans are worth their weight in gold.
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