Here are tips from Jim Collins
My choice -‘Let fires burn’ and ‘move quickly’
I often say ‘let heavens crash down’ and ‘even a bad action is better than inaction’ (you know that you have messed up and learn).
Both these are essential for focus. His first tip is about it.
But the real reason that none of the above tip is not followed is that you haven’t thought through anything and you haven’t captured things properly. Use these programs for thinking through and acting through http://www.learning-leadership.com and http://www.learning-leadership.com/blog/lead-to-regenerate/