Expedition: Leadership Blog

This blog provides posts from members of the HTG community including the HTG staff team, HTG vendor members, and HTG IT company members around topics of interest to leaders.

Think About Future Horizons to Avoid Plateaus

Are you thinking beyond your current horizon? As you do strategic planning you need to keep three horizons in perspective. The first horizon is one focused on your current business. This horizon is all about [...]

Expanding Our Mindset and Preparing to Innovate

By Israel Lang In the first blog post of this series I introduced my concern that most small to midmarket IT organizations are failing to innovate. They have shifted into the status quo of cost [...]

Houston, we have a problem: 3 Mindsets that Keep You Stuck

In my career spanning a bit over 20 years in the IT industry, I have seen the Internet  penetrate rural America and the cell phone transform from a flip phone to the iPhone X.  I [...]

Patterns and Trends

One of the many powerful constructs used in StratOp is Pattern and Trends. It's a simple concept but provides insightful perspective used to put the right plan in place. During the StratOp process, our facilitators, [...]

By |June 12th, 2017|Tags: , , , , |1 Comment

My “Year of Impact and Adventure” – What is your 2017 Rallying Cry?

Well, it’s almost over…my 60th year of life. My three daughters, three sons-in-law, and nine grandchildren threw a weekend-long birthday party for me at a church camp the girls attended when they were young.  What [...]

By |December 27th, 2016|Tags: , , , , , |0 Comments

Accountability: Getting to “Why”

In this series we have been examining how to build an accountable culture.  This final post will focus on a myth around accountability and transforming our mindset to help get to motivation. One of the [...]

By |December 15th, 2016|Tags: , , , |0 Comments