IMI - International Company for Human Resources & Management Development

Strategic Thinking and Planning

Start: 26/05/2013   |    End: 28/05/2013   |    Location: IMI Premises

I'll be more enthusiastic about encouraging thinking outside the box when there's evidence of any thinking going on inside it.

Terry Pratchett

To think strategically is to plan for the future. Top level executives in organizations are responsible for not only moving the organization forward but for developing a strategic plan designed to accomplish just that. This workshop will focus on showing and applying the steps of creating a bold strategic plan for your organization. It will present strategies to bring that vision to life by offering practical tools and ideas for implementing the strategic plan.

Benefits & Added Value

  • By attending this program participants will:

    Understand how to think strategically.

    Use a successful framework for strategic planning.

    Inject new ideas into your strategic planning.

    Discover how to design an effective implementation plan.

  • Who Should Attend?

    Managers, Top Executives and every person who seeks to excel in his work and his life.

Program Content

  • What is strategic thinking?

    Risks of missed strategic opportunities.

    Consequences of lack of planning.

    Understanding our Surroundings: Position Assessment.

    - SWOT analysis

    Designing the Future: Creating Vision & Setting Goals.

    From Idea to Reality: Taking Action.

    - Align strategic goals and initiatives

    - Create action plans

    Getting Others on Board: Follow Through.

    - Identify critical plan stakeholders and needs

    - Create a communication plan

    Evaluating plan success.