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Sort Emerging Issues from Plan Obstacles 

Month 5 of the Leadership Momentum Program

Time taken on emerging issues can distract teams from making progress against long-range goals.  Learn how to sort emerging issues from plan obstacles and then how to weave them back into the planning and management process to keep your brilliant tacticians inspired to voice their insights AND maintain momentum on plans. 

To guide strategy implementation successfully teams need to be able to distinguish new or emerging issues from obstacles they can work to resolve in their planning.

Emerging Issues Can Result From:

  • Economic disruptions above and beyond those included in the plan
  • Unforeseen competitive maneuver
  • A regulator change or legal barrier unforeseen or significantly different than planned
  • A signification innovation or market disruption


Download our FREE Guide to learn HOW TO sort plan obstacles from emerging issues and get a sneak peek into our LEADERSHIP MOMENTUM Program





As the leading authority on strategic thinking, Cecilia Lynch is founder and chief strategist at Focused Momentum® and creator of Strategy Class®. Her first book, “Strategic Focus: The Art of Strategic Thinking” a groundbreaking work that demystifies the overwhelming task of beginning strategy development.  READ MORE...