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4 Key Principles to Structure Strategic Thinking

To make a real impact, you need a monastery of the mind

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We’re overly devoted to execution. We rush frantically to fulfill hastily chosen ends; we exhaust ourselves blindly in the name of sketchy goals; we chain ourselves to schedules, timelines, and performance targets. We focus on execution at the expense of the final product, which was the…

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