Communicating Your Strategy

| Learning Path: Be Strategic

Leverage effective strategies to ignite action around your strategic plan and drive measurable results

Have you ever been part of a labour-intensive strategic planning process that failed to produce results? Most common diagnosis: Ineffective communication.  This course is designed to provide you with proven strategies to overcome persistent communication challenges, enabling you to capitalize on the work invested in your strategic plan. Transform your communication approach and prepare to engage the people you need to make your plan happen.

For organizations, this course supports the Strategic Alignment Impact Area - aligning priorities, decision-making and change adoption.

How You Will Benefit

  • Understand why communication is critical to successful strategy execution
  • Apply a comprehensive framework to your own real-life situation
  • Learn the critical components of an effective communication plan
  • Craft impactful messages that create understanding and generate action
  • Integrate key communication elements to reinforce your messaging
  • Increase your overall confidence when planning and delivering communications related to business strategy
  • Communicate your strategic plan more effectively to maximize alignment and drive results
  • Ensure employee engagement and commitment to organizational goals through better understanding of organizational strategy
  • Differentiate yourself as an effective communicator of strategy

Course Features

  • Well-crafted templates that you can apply immediately in your workplace
  • Business examples that illustrate strategy communication practices at work 
  • Strategically crafted discussion sessions to maximize the sharing of knowledge from different industries and organizations
  • Interactive exercises to reinforce communication skills in a safe environment where feedback is provided

Who Should Attend

Business leaders who currently play a role in their organization’s strategic planning and communication process.  Professionals wishing to strengthen their skills in this competency in order to become more effective leaders or to prepare for more senior roles..

This course is part of a Learning Path for people looking to improve strategic thinking and planning capabilities. Learn more about learning paths.


When colleagues learn together, everyone benefits!

Connect with an advisor to discuss delivering this course to your team.

15 Reviews 4 Star

Course Reviews

  • Victor St Hilaire, Healthcare Informatics Product Manager, Canon Medical Systems Canada Ltd Aug 24, 2022

  • Past Participant, The Agency For Co-Operative Housing Aug 24, 2022

  • Past Participant, CWB National Leasing Feb 27, 2020

    Candida was great. I loved the small group size as it allowed for easy conversation. Great learning environment

  • Past Participant, Toyota Motor Manufacturing Canada Feb 26, 2020

    Having a smaller class size definitely allowed for more hands on attention and forming my full communication strategy. Candida was great, she had a lot of very relevant examples.

  • Past Participant, Electrical Components Canada Nov 26, 2017

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