When Associations are Advocating – Business and Government Executives – Strategic Facilitator’s Notes

Communicating While Advocating Business Executives vs Government Executives - Strategic Facilitator's Notes

I have frequently observed that when delegations of business executives meet their government equivalents there can be gaps in communication. This can be the result of different perspectives about the substantive issues. For example, businesspeople usually have very specific interests and the government officials have a sense of responsibility to a wider set of competing interests.
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Strategic Framework: Creating Measures and Using a Dashboard

Strategic Framework: Creating Measures and Using a Dashboard

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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