Elliott Wood

Elliott Wood

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Don't buy the paint just yet...

Does this statement sound familiar:


"When our founder says, 'paint this wall blue,' everyone knows not to go buy the paint and brushes just yet… Give it a few days."


My client described this as the culture at their founder led organization.


Everyone knew… tomorrow, the visi...

08.03.24 09:01 AM - Comment(s)

You've probably heard someone say it before… The only constant is change. What changes are afoot in your organization right now?

  • People Change. People come and go. At any given time most organizations are probably in the process of onboarding and offboarding one or more people.
  • Pro...
02.02.24 05:52 PM - Comment(s)
Origin Stories

I started Strategic Matter to address a problem that I've felt over the past twenty years of developing technology strategy for large companies, non-profits, and churches. Usually, the call to me came because my clients felt the problem at a tactical level - their technology didn't seem to serve the...

18.12.23 09:56 AM - Comment(s)