Tag: strategic planning process

Vision Statement Examples from High-Performing Organizations

A clear vision statement sharpens the focus. It says “here’s our direction, here’s where we’re going, here’s how we’re going to change the world.” Vision is the third ring in the Six Rings Planning Model. Vision Statement Examples Southwest Airlines: To make air travel cheaper and more convenient than auto travel. Curves: To make it …

Nine Types of Strategy

This tool concisely defines nine types of strategy. It lists the factors that should drive an organization’s choice of strategy and includes helpful hints guide your choice of strategy. This is an extremely useful tool to use as part of a strategic planning process. The type of strategy you ultimately choose is driven by these …

Strategic Planning Process Flowchart

This tool is useful for visualizing the steps in a typical strategic planning process, from the initial environmental scan to the narrowing of strategies and developing of related performance targets. Managers and leaders can use this tool to communicate their planning process to other managers, employees, board members, and other stakeholders. This tool is best …