Category Archives: Strategic Planning

Creating a Strategic Roadmap for Success (Part II)

In my previous post, I discussed the first three questions that every organization must answer in order to build a solid foundation for developing a sound strategic plan. In this post, I will address the remaining four questions, which are focused more on the goals, strategies, and actions that must be undertaken in order to propel the organization to a

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Creating a Strategic Road Map for Success (Part I)

As you enter a new calendar year, perhaps you are taking time to step back and re-evaluate your organization in order to gain clarity about where you are, where you need to be, and how you’re going to get there. That’s essentially strategic planning, and it’s important exercise for all leaders to engage in on a consistent basis. Whether you do it

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Why You Need a Strategic Plan

Whether you run a corporation, small business, non-profit, or a church, you need a strategic plan. Why? Because it serves as a guide for the future, keeps team members focused on doing the things that matter most, and enables the organization to be intentional about pursuing its overall vision and mission. An effective strategic plan serves three core purposes: 1)     

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