About Scott Borland

Scott Borland, Founder and CEO of CYGNUS Management Consultants Inc., is a recognized expert in helping executives clarify strategy and improve team performance. He brings insightful perspective and proven strategies to strengthen the alignment between strategy, leadership behaviour and group dynamics. Scott has presented frequently at regional/national conferences and is a regular contributor to online journals/blogs.

Emphasize Leadership for Strategy Success

While developing a great strategy for your business is admirable, providing the right leadership makes all the difference between success and failure. Far too often, much of the effort goes into creating and implementing an innovative strategy only to see it flounder from the lack of effective leadership. Here are some key behaviours that can be leveraged for success…Read more »

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CEO Tenure: How Long Is Too Long?

Most of us can provide examples of top-level performers in sports, politics and performance arts who have stayed on past their prime, much to the detriment of their reputation – and their team. The same applies to organizational leaders: there is an opportune time to leave. Five key questions can assist in this reflection and decision-making…Read more »

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