Can you remember taking field trips as a child? As adults, a field trip looks a bit different, but involves a new perspective.
Consider the benefits when leaders take a field trip today.
First, we find a perspective of reality among individuals involved in the work. The 3 foot view is needed to get a visual that is specific to the daily activities.
Second, we learn a number of lessons critical to designing plans for change. A field trip allows the top-down leaders to see a bottom-up visual of needs.
A field trip introduces leaders to areas they need to see.