Powered By Principle
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In the course of six years of research and more than fifteen years of field work, Amie Devero has distinguished many of the key characteristics common to the thousands of organizations that maintain better than average results and ethical performance over the long term. What stood out was the degree to which they all use deep-seated core values for their decision-making and management.
If you are a leader or a manager, an investor or a student, the tools and practices that are presented here will become indispensable. Powered by Principle not only explains why these types of organizations do so well, but provides a detailed, step by step guide for how to create this kind of dynamic and aligned organization. Along with these new general principles, Amie has linked her approach to today’s most cutting edge strategic thinking: Strategy Mapping and Balanced Scorecards as developed by Norton and Kaplan at Harvard Business School. This interrelationship of strategic planning and execution with the Powered by Principle approach allows for the creation of fully aligned and high-performing organizations that produce consistently outstanding results.
From the rationale to the exact type of process one should use to measure the expression of core values, every step is outlined here. Along the way, you will also gain knowledge of ways to develop your own thinking and mindset for this profound journey to become Principle-Powered. Regardless of your title, role or tenure, you will find a way to make your organization far better, and to make yourself better along the way.
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