GR8 Leaders value continuous improvement and strategic thinking is a must for viability and excellence. 5 key elements are needed to develop your strategic thinking: Think Systemically, Ask – What if?, Analyze and Synthesize, Focus and Prioritize, and Adapt. Additionally, improvement requires reducing and recovering from mistakes by using the 4 steps for apologizing. Finally, improvement requires leaving the past behind, because it is over. It only has power that you give it that is why forgiveness is so important.