Synchronize Goals to Optimize Your Team

  • 7 videos | 25m 44s
  • Includes Assessment
  • Earns a Badge
  • Certification CPE
Most organizations have strategic plans that articulate their goals, but frequently, those goals are unknown to everyone except the executive team. This lack of transparency clouds the organization's ability to synchronize their goals and hobbles their ability to work successfully. In this course, you will learn how to synchronize organizational, team, and individual goals to maximize opportunities for success. You'll also explore how to get everyone on your team pulling in the same direction, reducing employee dissatisfaction and increasing productivity.


  • discover the key concepts covered in this course
    identify the types of goals that support an organization’s strategic plan
    recognize the benefits of aligning goals
    recognize the steps to align organizational, team, and individual goals
  • recognize the actions needed to execute goals
    identify actions leaders can take to manage challenges to goal alignment
    reflect on what you've learned


  • 51s
    Too often, an organization’s individual teams operate within silos that impede visibility into what everyone is working on. This lack of transparency makes it hard for the organization to align its goals. But when goals are aligned, employee satisfaction grows, productivity increases, and the organization is more successful. In this video, you'll discover the key concepts that will be covered in this course, including creating a strategic plan and how to put aligned goals to work for you. FREE ACCESS
  • 3m 22s
    Setting goals is at the very heart of planning for success. When organizations define their goals, they’re articulating what success looks like and providing a roadmap for achieving it. In this video, you'll learn about the types of goals that support an organization’s strategic plan. FREE ACCESS
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    3.  Keep it Connected: The Impact of Goal Alignment
    4m 26s
    When an organization’s goals aren’t aligned, it's difficult to move forward. But when everyone pulls in the same direction – when the organizational, team, and individual goals are all aligned – amazing things can happen. In this video, you'll explore the benefits of goal alignment. FREE ACCESS
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    4.  Putting it Together: The Sequence for Aligning Goals
    5m 29s
    Goal alignment is like a waterfall cascading down several levels. It’s the same water that flows all the way down, but it can look or act differently, depending on where it is. This also applies to aligned goals. They cascade from the executive level down through teams to execution. The objectives may look different at different levels, but they’re all part of the same goals. In this video, you will learn about the steps necessary for aligning organizational, team, and individual goals. FREE ACCESS
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    5.  Putting Synchronized Goals to Work
    4m 36s
    Execution is doing. It’s how you and your team turn your goals into results. Some actions are straightforward and easy, but most are complex and demanding. So, execution is effort. In this video, you'll learn about the actions you need to take to execute goals. FREE ACCESS
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    6.  Keeping Goals in Sync When the Going Gets Rough
    5m 33s
    While goal alignment is a powerful tool, it doesn’t guarantee perfect execution. Even the most perfect plan cannot anticipate every eventuality, so it’s helpful to understand some common issues that arise with aligning goals, as well as some ways to address them. In this video, you'll explore actions leaders can take to manage the challenges they may face in aligning goals. FREE ACCESS
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    7.  Let's Review
    1m 26s
    In this video, you'll review the key concepts covered in the course Synchronize Goals to Optimize Your Team. FREE ACCESS


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