June 27, 2021

Chris McChesney, WSJ #1 Best Selling Author & Franklin Covey Executive | How To Use Simplicity & Transparency To Do Everything Better

➡️ About The Guest

Chris McChesney is a Wall Street Journal #1 National Best-Selling Author – The 4 Disciplines of Execution. 

In his current role of Global Practice Leader of Execution for FranklinCovey, Chris is one of the primary developers of The 4 Disciplines of Execution.

Chris has personally been at the helm of the most noted implementations of the 4 Disciplines, including the State of Georgia, Marriott International, Shaw Industries, Ritz Carlton, Kroger, Coca Cola, Comcast, FritoLay, Lockheed Martin and Gaylord Entertainment.

➡️ Talking Points

02:45 - 30 years with one company!

06:27 - A brief history of FranklinCovey.

09:58 - Lessons learned through Covid.

12:14 - Covid & the human condition.

14:28 - What are the four disciplines of execution?

16:40 - Leaders of leaders.

18:20 - Urgent / important matrix.

27:56 - How organizations pivoted, during Covid.

32:19 - 80/20 principle.

37:08 - How to get people to adopt innovation.

41:26 - How to manage up in your company

51:53 - Advice for young professionals.

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