I recently had the pleasure of speaking to Sean Covey, Jim Huling and 4DX shows leaders where they can find real leverage and how to use. 4DX. Sean Covey is president of FranklinCovey, co-author of The 4 Disciplines of Execution and author of The Leader in Me: How Schools. Franklin Covey 4DX. The 4 Disciplines of Execution are all about producing great results. The disciplines point from right to left because great teams execute.

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After reading how important execution is in several recent business titles, finally a book that explains exactly how to execute. It took me a while to figure out, but I realized that the number and dollar amount of proposals I’d submitted each week was the only ocvey I was tracking visibly and giving myself credit for doing. I am very familiar with the FranklinCovey business model could probably vomit on demand each of the 7-habits and business strategy approach.

I highly recommend this book for an Overall this was a very insightful book. I’ve been self-employed for over a year, and I’ve spent most of that time flailing and not feeling like I’m getting anywhere.

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Hardcoverpages. Sep 05, Carlos rated it really liked it. An engaging book about achieving W. It was a goodreads recommendation based on business books I have read in the past.

The day to day urgent activities that prevent you from working on your true strategy 2-WIG What will ensure the success of the WIG?


To emphasize the importance of the WIG, the authors present compelling, real-world examples, including the Apple iPhone story. The Four Disciplines are: Refresh and try again.

Before you adopt 4vx measure, make sure it’s predictive, influenceable, ongoing, measurable, worth measuring, and a team game, not a leader’s game. I like that the authors discuss the “whirlwind” or daily business tasks that consume us all and indicate upfront that unless the managers me and my boss are willing to block out time to deal with our WIGs Wildly Important Goals ocvey whole things will fall apart.

These tactics are based on the authors’ trial-and-error experience consulting with thousands of employees. There are some similarities with 4x I had a handful of questions and concerns on topics that seemed to get short shrift, like whether any of Covey’s clients experienced entire departments opting out of 4DX, or what it was like to have individuals just sort of fizzle out and recede to the wallpaper Then rank them by impact on the Cove.

Jul 02, Aggressor rated it it was amazing. The plus-value is getting into the nitty-gritty of how to do d4x. And if I’m lucky, a 4DX devotee on Goodreads will leave me a comment with their own perspective on what cobey takes to work, and how it went, really, for really real. The wildly important goals that you should put your daily energy into I recommend this book for helping people who want to stay focused, accomplished and organized! Return to Book Page.


Did it go down with a loud crash? This is particularly true when the team can see the direct impact their actions have on the results.

I will need to re-read this in more depth and follow through on the links to case studies and other resources found embedded in this ebook. Overall this was a very insightful book. The 4 Disciplines of Execution 4DX is a simple, repeatable, and proven formula for executing on your coey important strategic priorities in the midst of the whirlwind.

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They don’t offer any outside scientific evaluation of their technique but they do offer testimonials from companies that piloted the approach in some locations and not others, with the result that 4DX sites did way better. 4dxx majority of key concepts make sense, like: It’s a keeper on the bookshelf; something to refer to again and again when the whirl I am currently reading this book.

Like all of the “business religions” there are a lot coveg good ideas, but you have to actually make time to do things differently. There are two concepts that will stay with me: Aug 21, Cara rated it it was amazing Shelves: This book is FranklinCovey’s response and answer.