1. Set a Goal & Make it Visible
The key to getting management support is to work on goals & projects that will impact the strategic initiatives and KPIs the executive team is focused on. It is important to keep the goals visible where others can see them and have access to them.
Screenshot from KPI Fire, a simple Lean Program Management software that is based on concepts of Hoshin Kanri or Strategy Deployment tool that takes the place of an X Matrix giving your team clear line of sight to strategic goals.