Today, this consultant will make a startling confession: I often wonder if Mission Statements are really worth the effort. Do they make a difference? Does anyone really care?
There, I said it! What do you think? Let's have a little fun at the expense of the Mission Statement with the following survey. Enjoy!
When was the last time someone actually invoked your Mission Statement?
Which best describes you feelings about Mission Statements?
What will do the next time you are asked to help write a Mission Statement?
For more insights and wisdom on this topic, check out the article: Mission statements: Lofty inspiration, or contrived claptrap?