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Chapater 3
The Vision: Starting with the End in Mind

“Would you tell me, please, which way I ought to go from here?”

“That depends a good deal on where you want to get to,” said the Cat.

“I don’t much care where“said Alice.

“Then it doesn’t matter which way you go,” said the Cat.

“—so long as I get SOMEWHERE,” Alice added as an explanation.

“Oh, you’re sure to do that, “said the Cat, “if you only walk long enough.R...


Cover of Manager’s Guide to Navigating Change


It may sound obvious, but if you don’t know where you’re going, how are you going to get there? That’s why it’s vital to have a clear vision. A “vision statement” describes what the team wants to accomplish and what the organization’s future will look like after the change has been implemented.