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Ignition Guide to Creating Your First 100 Days Plan for Public Sector Leaders

Published: 12 October 2016

ID: G00367028

Analyst(s): Infrastructure and Operations Research Team


This guide includes documents that will help you identify priorities during your transition to a new leadership role, and build a plan for your first 100 days.

Table Of Contents



Step 1 of 5: Map the First 100 Days Plan Creation Process

Project Objectives

Roles and Responsibilities

Before You Start

Common Pitfalls and Keys to Success

Step 2 of 5: Examine Components of Your Plan


How to Set Up for Success

Step 3 of 5: Set Tasks for Your Plan


How to Set Up for Success

Step 4 of 5: Build Your First 100 Days Plan


How to Set Up for Success

Step 5 of 5: Monitor Your First 100 Days Plan

Review Your Performance

Keys to Continued Success

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