Posts Tagged ‘Strategy’

Dreams on paper napkins do come true

What has  drawing on a serviette got to do with achieving goals? Heaps!

A scribbled picture during  management coaching in a restaurant eight years ago culminated in a strategy that led to winning  induction to the Manufacturing Hall of Fame, safety awards AND a life coaching goal of opening of a winery in France.

It just shows that strategy on one  page can bring  your personal dreams to  reality.

David’s story

I’m sitting in Melbourne airport Australia with David Stannard. Back then, through coaching, his team set up an OHS strategy for Basell Australia.

At the time strategic thinking was new to David and he  did not know how to go about it. He also owned a a property in France and his dream was to create a small winery. So, to teach him strategy, we used his dream of setting up a winery as a metaphor for understanding how to think strategically and develop a health and safety strategy for Basell Australia’s Geelong site. The parallel of executive and life coaching goals worked a treat.  He has achieved both!

How did it happen? Simple really. He drew his vision on one sheet of paper to make it real for him. Read the rest of this entry »

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- Sue Gregory