As Yogi Berra said: If you don't know where you are going, you are certain to end up somewhere else. Does your organization have a mission that is clearly focused on where you want to go − in the short term? in the long term? Are you prepared for unexpected opportunities and challenges? Class participants will examine the strategic planning process: its purpose, benefits, and essential components: defining objectives, assessing current and future conditions, forming and implementing strategy, evaluating progress, and fine tuning as needed to stay in the game. Let us help you get to where you want to be.
define strategic planning
review a strategic plan development/deployment model
identify the components of strategic planning
describe approaches for holding successful strategic-planning sessions
develop skills through practice and group activities
Business/budget analysts, supervisors, managers, team leaders‚ anyone who is active in the strategic planning process