Keys to Successful Strategic Planning
This class covers traditional strategic planning techniques and touches on related models like adaptive planning, scenario planning, and strategic frameworks to give you a comprehensive overview of how to build a planning process that will work for your organization. It will provide solid information on the steps involved, from gathering stakeholder data to creating a shared vision, from framing strategic goals, objectives and action plans to the budget. Evaluate different strategic planning tools that will help your organization gain clarity on its purpose, the people it serves, its programs, and its priorities. The course will also offer different methods for involving stakeholders and the community during the process, and tips for ensuring that your plan is actively implemented instead of winding up dusty in a drawer. Finally, discuss techniques for ensuring that your plan can stand up to unexpected changes both inside and outside your organization, making it your most adaptable tool for ensuring long-term success.
Please note this class will take place over 4 evenings, and you must attend all dates: