CEOs and prominent executives constantly seek how to encourage strategic thinking to evolve their companies. It turns out that thought doesn't work that way because it isn't about talking to employees to do it.
Strategic thinking is a mindset that people can work on daily, looking for trends, listening to people’s points of view, taking breaks to think, and not being overwhelmed. These actions will help you to accomplish values with different perspectives and become a habit.
Keep your mind open, getting rid of prejudices allowing you to solve problems creatively. Sometimes we find value where we can least expect it.
Here is a video where Howard Schultz, the Starbucks CEO, talks about how to be a strategic thinker, it is worth to watch:
Source: fraserdove - How To Master Strategic Thinking Skills In 5 Simple Steps