-Sean Ryan tells Alex and Christopher why organizations suck…

-Good strategies are often poorly executed

-7 Gears to drive effective strategies

-Get environment and culture right first

-Values need to be aligned with strategies 

-Hire people who fit the value set

-Rewards need to be connected to the companies values

-Sometimes we have to suffer in the short term to win long term

-Performance gears

-Leaders and performers compare goals and expectations and need to align yet rarely do when this is evaluated

-Success has leaders and performers tightly aligned on 2 to 5 top goals