Vision Statements in Six Words or Less

Vision Statements in Six Words or Less

Does your financial institution have a vision statement?  Is that vision statement so convoluted with jargon that you don’t really know what it means? You are not alone. In my experience, few people in any organization know that organization’s vision statement, and...

Why Bother with Mission and Vision Statements?

Let’s face it — in this day and age, many people are jaded to the notion of mission and vision statements. And not without reason. Companies large and small have developed ridiculous sounding mission and vision statements, from the verbose and pompous to the shallow...

Why Most Vision Statements Fall Short

A vision statement is a critical component of any successful business. Ironically, it is also the most overlooked and undervalued business component. In most companies, vision statements spend more time decorating walls then they spend actually guiding the...