Strategic Plans Must be Used and Executed!

Strategic Planning
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Everest Turyahikayo
Manager, Uganda

Strategic Plans Must be Used and Executed!

I know an organization were top management hired a consultant to design strategic plans for all departments. As such, SMART (specific, measurable, achievable, realistic, time bound) plans were drafted.
But whenever the time elapsed the strategic plan should be implemented, records would be adjusted by adding more years within which to implement the plan.
At the end, little was achieved.
Strategic planning is a tool for achieving organizational goals. CEOs need to make use of the tool and ensure execution of the strategy for the better.

  Thami Xelelo, South Africa

Strategic Planning Consultants

It is true that especially government departments often rely on consultants who are considered as officials who are highly qualified in strategic planning.
Sometimes you think its because they want to gain from these service providers!

  Burl Waits
Project Manager, United States

Planning is Only the Beginning

Planning is only the beginning; unless there is constant follow up it is often a waste of time. Implementation is the e...

  Mr. Anthony Tetteh Opai
Coach, Ghana

The Fear of Implementing Strategies

Many companies spend a lot of money on strategic planning, coming out with very good communiques at the end. The probl...

  Charlee Hanna
Business Consultant, United States

Strategy+ Execution + Alignment

Strategy needs execution as many of you have said. But if alignment of the different systems and people are not in place...


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