Strategic Planning Process

Doña Ana County Hires OnStrategy to Create a 5-Year Strategic Plan

(Doña Ana County, New Mexico) Oct. 25, 2012 – Doña Ana County awarded OnStrategy a contract to create a 5- year strategic plan that would adhere to the current quality of... By Shannon Sage

Staff Management: Make Team Conflict Work For Your Strategy

Being smart isn't all it's cracked up to be. Having staff and managers with intelligence is great, but for organizations to really get somewhere together it takes teamwork. In his book... By Todd Ballowe

Strategic Planning Tools: Clear Goals Produce Results

Having the right strategy tools in your strategic planning box is necessary to produce results and execute on your strategic plan. Organizations that execute with excellence focus on a handful of... By Shannon Sage

Is Employee Engagement a Gap In Implementing Your Strategic Plan?

Organizations tend to underestimate and under-measure the effect that employee engagement has on their strategic planning outcomes.
By Todd Ballowe

What is Strategic Planning, Really? (4 mins)

Before starting any strategic planning process, it is essential to make sure your staff or team members have the same expectations of what the outcomes will be. This video explains the... By Erica Olsen

What is the Difference Between Organization Wide Strategies and Strategic Objectives? (5 mins)

We often get questions about the meaning of carious strategic planning terms. During this month’s Strategy Huddle the experts at OnStrategy define Organization-Wide Strategy and Strategic Priorities and discuss how they... By Todd Ballowe

Communicating the Value of the Strategic Planning Process (12 mins)


By Todd Ballowe

Creating your short list of strategic issues

Throughout the strategic planning process you should be working through a series of exercises and exploration that generate a long list of issues you need to address or solve during your... By Shannon Sage

Learn the Benefits of Strategic Planning

Strategic Planning is the Most Popular Management Tool — Find Out Why
By Shannon Sage

Strategic Planning Kit For Dummies®, 2nd Edition Helps Businesses Weather Economic Storms & Plan for Future Growth

(Reno, NV) November 7, 2011 – Strategic planning has become a vital tool in this business climate because it focuses an organization's ability to respond successfully to changes and plan for... By Shannon Sage

Strategy Foundation: Three Questions & 80 Sample Plans

This time of year many companies embark on creating strategic plans or evaluating existing plans. To honor this cyclical reality, we're focusing the remainder of the year's newsletters on just the... By Todd Ballowe

Clearing Up Confusion About the Strategic Planning Process

Many people are confused by the terms strategy, strategic plan, and strategic planning process. For the moment, forget what you’ve heard about this subject. Strategic planning makes a huge difference to... By Shannon Sage

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