Strategic Planning: From Vision to Action

| Learning Path: Be Strategic

Strategic planning skills to maximize your leadership contribution

Learn a comprehensive, step-by-step strategic planning approach that you can apply immediately back in the workplace. Through each step, you’ll practice a variety of strategic planning tools and work through multiple case examples. You’ll leave a more competent and confident strategic planner.

How You Will Benefit

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  • Apply a strategic planning framework to a real-life case study
  • Expand your analytical skills when scanning the environment, the market, and when assessing your organization
  • Identify competitors and market trends impacting your organization or industry
  • Pin-point aspects of your products or services that provide strategic advantage for your organization.
  • Sharpen your skills of synthesizing information and evaluating strategic options
  • Communicate your plan in a way that gets people engaged and aligned to deliver on your goals
  • Build your confidence as a contributor in the strategic planning process
  • Learn analytical approaches to expand your understanding of the marketplace and your organization’s relative strengths and weaknesses
  • Incorporate customer needs into your strategic planning
  • Communicate your strategic plan more effectively to gain buy-in and execute it successfully
  • Differentiate yourself as a strategic leader and communicator 

Course Features

  • Comprehensive framework to guide the strategic planning process
  • Case study to apply the framework before connecting it to your own real-life situation
  • Discussion touch-points to maximize the sharing of knowledge amongst participants
  • Interactive exercises to reinforce thinking and communication skills in a safe environment where feedback and coaching are provided
 

Who Should Attend

Business leaders who currently play a role in their organization’s strategic planning 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.

Live Online classes are delivered in partnership with American Management Association.

 

$2,695 Non Member Fee
$2,395 Member Fee

Do you need a different date or location? We offer Courses On Request.

$2,695 Non Member Fee
$2,395 Member Fee

Do you need a different date or location? We offer Courses On Request.

When colleagues learn together, everyone benefits!

Explore our onsite training options or to inquire about scheduling this course for your team, click here.

 

 

This course supports the following Organizational Impact Areas:

  • Strategic Alignment Impact Area - aligning priorities, decision-making and change adoption
72 Reviews 4 Star

Course Reviews

  • Fundamentals of Strategic Planning May 14, 2024

    Really nice course for a manager or future manager like me. Very well prepared teacher and fun to attend!

  • Past Participant, Executive Director Mar 19, 2024

  • Corrine L., Manager, Corporate Partnerships Feb 1, 2024

    Very engaging and interactive. Easy to follow-along, material was relevant and current.

  • Past Participant, Director Feb 1, 2024

    The presenter was knowledgeable and was able to get the participants involved.

  • Vandana J., Director of Finance Feb 1, 2024

    It was a very interesting and engaging learning experience.

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