Strategic planning is a crucial aspect of business management, as it helps organizations to set goals, allocate resources, and make informed decisions about the future. This skills training program/workshop will provide employees and managers with the knowledge and skills they need to develop and implement a strategic plan effectively.
- To introduce participants to the concept of strategic planning
- To provide participants with the tools and skills they need to develop and implement a strategic plan effectively
- To help participants understand how strategic planning can be used to achieve organizational goals and objectives
- Definition and purpose of strategic planning
- Steps in the strategic planning process
- Setting goals and objectives
- Analyzing data and conducting a SWOT analysis
- Allocating resources and developing a plan of action
- Implementing and monitoring the strategic plan
- The training will be a combination of lectures, discussions, and practical exercises.
- Participants will have the opportunity to work in small groups and to practice developing a strategic plan using real-life examples.
- The trainer will provide feedback and guidance throughout the session.
- The training will cover both the theoretical foundations of strategic planning and practical techniques for implementing it effectively.
- Participants will have the opportunity to apply what they have learned through a series of hands-on exercises.
(included in Half-Day and Full Day sessions)
- The training will cover various frameworks for strategic planning, including the S.M.A.R.T. goal setting model and other techniques for setting goals and objectives.
- Participants will learn how to choose the most appropriate framework for their needs, and how to use it effectively.
- Participants will learn how to use strategic planning to align organizational goals and objectives with broader business objectives.
- The trainer will provide examples of how strategic planning has been successfully used in different organizations, and will encourage participants to share their own experiences.
At the end of this skills training program/workshop, participants will have a solid understanding of strategic planning and how it can be used to achieve organizational goals and objectives. They will be able to develop and implement a strategic plan using a range of frameworks and techniques, and will have the skills and confidence to apply these approaches to real-life business situations. Ultimately, this training will enable participants to make more informed, strategic decisions that align with the long-term vision of their organization.