Strategy and Planning

Strategic planning and operational planning are difficult areas for any management team. You can get help here from experts in the field.

  • The Five Cs of Successful Planning

    by Leslie Allan AIMM MAITD

    Many projects go off the rails because of poor planning and review. In this article, Leslie Allan discusses his practical guide for improving your project outcomes.

  • Make Tough Decisions Easily with This Handy Tool

    by Adele Sommers Ph. D.

    Making decisions for yourself or within a team can be fraught with uncertainty and tension. Adele Sommers shares a powerful decision-making technique for finding the optimal solution to a problem and for deciding amongst a number of alternatives.

  • End of Year Health Check for Your Business

    by Paul Glover

    The end of the year is a great time to review your organization's processes and people. Perform a thorough health check that explores whether your processes are up to scratch and whether you have the right people in the right place. You will then be set for even greater performance in the upcoming year.

  • Adapt or Be Left Behind

    by Jeff Davidson MBA CMC

    Thinking strategically often means giving up what no longer works and moving on to the new. How many of these old ways of thinking do you recognize as holding your organization back from being a marker leader?

  • Effective Strategic Planning

    by Kerrie Mullins-Gunst

    Strategic planning is often done, but done poorly. Find out how to improve the success of your strategic planning sessions with these practical tips from Kerrie Mullins-Gunst.

  • Clear Directions – Winning Strategies for Turbulent Times

    by David Milstein M.AITD; M.IMC

    The traditional approach to strategic planning is no longer effective in modern economies. David Milstein discusses a new approach to planning that takes account of current business imperatives.

  • Ten Tips to Jump Start Your Business Plan

    by Dee Power and Brian Hill

    Getting started on writing a business plan is not always easy. Here are ten useful tips to help you on your way.

  • Does Your Business Capitalize on Trends or Do Trends Cannibalize Your Business?

    by Mike Myatt

    What was the latest fad chased or trend adopted by your business? Why did your management team jump on the bandwagon? Has the trend or fad generated an increase in revenue or gains in efficiency and/or productivity? This article describes the dangers present to companies that blindly follow the latest trends without doing any analysis upfront.

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