Even infrequent golfers experience irritants with public golf courses. This should give owners pause. Why? Because it illustrates problems with their business model.
To demonstrate, we will use the right side of the Business Model canvas, which identifies:
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For the past three decades I have been facilitating strategic planning sessions for client organizations. It’s something that I enjoy doing. It is a role that has brought me in front of hundreds of groups of people in North America and Europe. However, I am the first to admit that it isn’t what I do that adds luster to my resume, it’s the people and groups that I have been associated with.
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In our facilitation and consulting practicewe enable clients to build Strategic Frameworks. These multi-year plans include a Vision Statement, Pillars of Success, Strategic Objectives, Measures and Key Initiatives. It is important to differentiate Strategic Objectives, which are long-term, comprehensive and measurable outcomes, from Measures, which are the subject of this article.
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We have an approach that is neither onerous or time-consuming. It is thoughtful and purposeful. There are three critical steps of Strategic Framework Planning Process.
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In most aspects of life, facilitation starting with the right questions can put us on the road to discovery and ultimate success. Below we will cover facilitator questions for a strategic planning.
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There are four things to consider before engaging a facilitator to manage your strategic planning process.
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In our consulting practice we take a team of people through a process to build a strategic plan for their organization. While this is best done in a group situation, it is possible to replicate the steps as a piece of “staff work”.
Here are the six steps to building a strategic plan.
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Hiring a facilitator to lead a group session within your business is a significant decision.
Here are six questions to consider:
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