Our role as leader communicators is to develop strategies that move companies forward. What does “forward” mean to you and your organization? How do we enroll the right people in the conversations that influence forward progress? These are key questions that should be keeping us all up at night. If I were to make one suggestion that makes the biggest impact on the success of your 2023 planning activity it’s as simple as this: Visualize everything. Words AND images matter. First thing first – before even planning your agenda or invitation list, answer this: What will we be doing differently to create an environment that supports the right level of thinking?