• 12.09.09

3 Magical Questions to Improve Business Execution

Here are 3 magical questions every executive must consider going into 2010 to get to the core of the issues impacting business execution.

Business doesn’t have to be complicated, especially for fast companies.


With a “yes/no” response, how would you respond to the following questions:

  • Is your company’s business execution meeting the needs of and enhancing relationships with your customers?
  • Are your employees excited and enthusiastic about coming to work each day?
  • Is your company’s profitability meeting or exceeding your expectations?

If you answer “no” to any of these questions, what is your next step to correct the gaps and deficiencies?

Dave Gardner is a management consultant, speaker, author of Mass Customization: An Enterprise-Wide Business Strategy and blogger who resides in Silicon Valley. He helps companies resolve business execution problems that threaten profitability and growth. He can be reached through his website at

About the author

Dave Gardner is a management consultant, speaker, blogger and author based in Silicon Valley. He's been in the front row for the birth and evolution of Silicon Valley, the innovation capital of the world.