The Top Five Reasons Strategic Plans Fail

"Most great plans aren't. They are just nice, high-level ideas."That's how one of our survey respondents answered our question, "What are the top three obstacles that prevent great plans from reaching effective implementation?" Despite the universal chatter around the need to be "strategic", and the untold hours spent developing strategic... Read More

How to Achieve E-commerce Success ?You Gotta Plan!

Before becoming a netpreneaur, I was an entrepreneur. First, I owned a successful child care center which grew to capacity in less than two years. When I sold that, I bought a little flower shop that had less than 300 customers and grew it to what it is today, one... Read More

Communication Strategy During A Time Of Strategic Planning

"Rubbish!" shouted the large, aggressive man in the red-striped shirt (we had to pay attention to him because he owned the company). "The staff don't need to be told anything. When we've sorted out all the details and have the adverts ready to run, then we'll tell them. They don't... Read More

Planning For The Slow Season Of Your Business To Increase Sales

Every business experiences slower periods. For some, they sell more during the Christmas season while others move at a snail pace. Some sell more during the summer and others less. The key is being aware of your seasons and alternatives available to solve the challenge and change the results. All... Read More

19 Questions to Supercharge Your Business Plan

Whether you are seeking capital for your company or are optimizing your business strategy, the most important element - particularly for outside investors - may be your written business plan. You can tune-up and supercharge your plan using this 19-step checklist. When your written plan firmly answers yes to each... Read More

How To Prepare A Business Plan That Guarantees Big Profits

It is always said "If you Fail to Plan, you Plan to Fail" Success in business comes as a result of planning. You have to have a detailed, written plan that shows what the ultimate goal is, the reason for the goal, and each milestone that must be passed in... Read More

Top Reasons To Form A Strategic Business Alliance

A strategic alliance is when two or more businesses join together for a set period of time. The businesses, usually, are not in direct competition, but have similar products or services that are directed toward the same target audience. Below are ten reasons to create a strategic alliance. 1.... Read More

Completing the Annual Planning Process

Imagine an office without a desk, or lights, a computer, or even something as simple as a chair. When the architects and designers started planning a building or office space they knew they would have to make concessions for these items during each of the building activities. As marketers, we... Read More

Six Key Areas For Evaluating A Strategic Alliance

Strategic alliances are increasing at a rapid rate. It is good for business, good for the consumer. A strategic alliance is similar to a joint venture. Everyone remains in his or her own entity, yet come together for a single purpose or period of time to create something that could... Read More

Menu Driven Business Planning

A menu is the foundation of any restaurant; Guests will support or avoid a restaurant for its food. Starting with a preliminary menu is a simple and basic approach to restaurant development. Begin with a menu, and you are light years ahead in the restaurant development process. A menu will... Read More

In The News:

Strategic planning shapes city  Bismarck TribuneThe city's last strategic plan is what brought curbside recycling and small community parks within new neighborhoods to Bismarck.
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Successful Strategic Planning and Implementation: 4-Day Training Course  GlobeNewswireDublin, Dec. 07, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The "Successful Strategic Planning and Implementation" training has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's ...
New strategic plan will outline university priorities over five-year term - News  The Rockefeller University NewswireAs science evolves, so must its institutions. “Successful organizations take time to evaluate their priorities, review their processes, and ensure that they are ...
Virginia Tourism Corporation announces development of new statewide strategic plan  Augusta Free PressVirginia Tourism Corporation is working to develop a long-term strategic plan to help increase tourism visitation and spending across the Commonwealth.
Westby School Board discusses strategic planning for student achievement  La Crosse TribuneA special Westby Board of Education meeting was held Monday to discuss strategic planning for the district. Kathleen Cooke PhD and Michael Gallagher of ...
NJ Begins Strategic Planning for Murphy's Offshore-Wind Goals  NJ SpotlightPlan is in the works but hopes of quick results probably are optimistic given the time it will take to build a supply chain and infrastructure.
4-Day Training Course on Successful Strategic Planning and Implementation - ResearchAndMarkets.com  Associated PressDUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Dec 7, 2018--The “Successful Strategic Planning and Implementation” training has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's ...
Banking Industry Must Move from 'Strategic Planning' to Real Action  The Financial BrandStrategic planning efforts at most financial institutions lack one thing ... a commitment to change that can generate the results desired.
Strategic planning for boosting organisational performance despite political and economic turmoil  ft.lkModern strategic planning is all about winning a highly competitive game whose rules can change almost overnight. It is all about having the courage to modify ...
Ithaca Schools Superintendent Provides K-12 Insights to IC Strategic Planning Process  Ithaca CollegeIthaca College trustee Luvelle Brown presented on how trends in K-12 education will affect IC in the future.
Framingham library to expand McAuliffe lot, draft strategic plan  MetroWest Daily NewsThe library is eyeing city-owned land between McAuliffe and the Nobscot Plaza for a parking lot expansion. The project, estimated to cost $177000, would add ...
SBE Launches Strategic Planning Task Groups  Radio WorldThe Society of Broadcast Engineers has formed five working groups tasked with initiatives that will help the society to attract, grow and retain membership, ...
Pittsburg Community Schools begins strategic planning process - News  Pittsburg Morning SunPITTSBURG — Pittsburg Community schools are partnering with the wider community to begin a strategic planning process. The district has not completed a ...
Strategic planning  NewsDayTHE year is coming to an end and the Zimbabwe budget for 2019 has been tabled. A budget gives us a skeletal and panoramic view of what must or can be ...
Superintendent Haworth to present strategic planning process at VCSC parent network meeting tonight  Terre Haute Tribune StarVigo County schools Superintendent Robert Haworth will present his strategic planning process during a 6 p.m. meeting tonight of the Vigo County School Corp.
CTAE director making plans for strategic plan | Local News  Brunswick NewsGlynn County Schools is in the midst of growing its Career Technical Agriculture Education, or CTAE, programs system-wide.
Moore Chamber Unveils New Strategic Plan | Business  Southern Pines PilotWhat does the future look like for the Moore County Chamber of Commerce? A new three-year strategic plan envisions bold strides and some experimentation to ...
NCAR Strategic Plan  UCARA new strategic plan is being drafted during fiscal year 2019. Please join us at one or both of these opportunities to provide your feedback.
Petrobras publishes 2040 Strategic Plan  World PipelinesPetrobras reports that its Board of Directors has approved, in a meeting held on 4 December, the 2040 Strategic Plan and the 2019 - 2023 Business and ...
Stephenville launches strategic planning process  The Western StarThe Town of Stephenville is beginning its strategic plan development through a citizen engagement process called “Shape Our Future.” According to a prepared ...
Massena Central School superintendent provides update on strategic plan initiatives  WatertownDailyTimes.comMASSENA — Student attendance continues to be one of the priorities as part of this year's Massena Central School District strategic plan. “I think we've started ...
IREDD Strategic Planning Confab Ends in Careysburg  Liberian Daily ObserverThe management and staff of the Institute for Research and Democratic Development (IREDD) on Wednesday, November 28, ended a seminar on a five-year ...
Strategic plans help entities prepare  News Letter JournalAlexis Barker NLJ Reporter While the purpose of a strategic plan may vary depending on the entity, the overall idea is to outline the overall direction of an entity ...
Planning a successful TCFD project: Climate strategy  GreenBizPart Two of a three-part series. Part One can be found here. If the key stakeholders are genuinely committed to TCFD disclosures that support the objectives of ...
Tourism group open to working with Stephenville on strategic planning  The Western StarScott Ryan was impressed with the conversation aimed at tourism during a community engagement session on tourism, culture and recreation this week.
Community invited to P-R school districts strategic planning meetings  Tribune-ReviewPine-Richland parents, students, staff and community members are invited to the district's second strategic planning town hall meeting, from which they have two ...
Rhinelander school board addresses facility needs, strategic planning  StarjournalnowBY EILEEN PERSIKE Editor Elementary students in Rhinelander may be attending a school in the fall that is closer to where they live. The School District of ...
Second YSD Strategic Planning Meeting Set For Dec. 18  Yankton Daily PressThe second Yankton School District Forward 2024 Strategic Planning Meeting will be held at 5:30 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 18, in the Yankton High School Commons.
Businessman Blaine Hussey impressed with Stephenville strategic planning process  The Western StarBlaine Hussey said a citizen engagement process held as part of the Town of Stephenville development of a strategic plan was an excellent exercise. The first ...
Parking and transportation seeks input for strategic planning  AroundtheORegardless of how people commute to campus — by car, bike, bus or foot — the UO Department of Parking and Transportation invites comments while ...
Town Hall on Strategic Plan rescheduled for Jan. 23  Penn State NewsOn Jan. 23, Penn State Provost Nick Jones will host a Town Hall meeting for the University community to discuss the University's 2016-2020 Strategic Plan, “Our ...
Cal State Long Beach Turns to Crowdsourcing for Next Strategic Plan  Campus TechnologyCalifornia State University Long Beach is turning to online crowdsourcing to help map out its future. Using a platform developed by game designer and ...
Strategic Planning for Nonprofits: Focusing on What Matters  Fauquier TimesStrategic planning makes your mission actionable by answering the essential questions of “what we do” and “why we do it”. And the process doesn't have to be ...
ICC asks for public input on strategic planning process  KSNF/KODE - FourStatesHomepage.comA Southeast Kansas community college needs your help to build a plan for the future.
Bendapudi seeks insight for long-term strategic plan  Louisville Cardinal OnlineWith six months of leading the University of Louisville under her belt, President Neeli Bendapudi is beginning to build a long-term strategic plan for the university.
Digital initiatives earn the CIO a top seat at the strategic planning table  DiginomicaDigital initiatives demand a new approach to strategic planning that brings the role of CIOs to the fore, writes Infor's Shahriar Rafimayeri.
State fair commission reviews strategic plan  PlainsmanHURON – From major projects like replacing the sheep barn to ongoing ones upgrading electrical systems, South Dakota State Fair commissioners have ...
Sport Commission's Strategic Plan launched  NamibianTHE Namibia Sport Commission on Tuesday launched its four-year Strategic Plan to run until 2022.
Strategic thinking, strategic planning are not the same  Zimbabwe IndependentIn previous installments I have explored the issues of strategic thinking and strategic planning. The feedback l have received has shown that people cannot ...
County officials discuss strategic plan for growth | Local News  Weatherford DemocratThe Parker County commissioners approved a contract this week to start the strategic planning process in preparation of growth.
NWASHC Holds Strategic Planning Seminar in Nimba  Liberian Daily ObserverIn line with the Weah administration's Pro–poor Agenda for Prosperity and Development (PAPD), the National Water, Sanitation and Hygiene Commission ...
BU task force begins strategic planning for next decade  Daily Free PressBoston University students walk down Commonwealth Avenue. The BU Strategic Planning Task Force is developing a vision for the university in the year 2030.
Good Governance, Strategic Planning workshops help community groups  Western MagazineA leading consultant aimed to provide community groups with a range of tools and techniques that will help them free up time in their meetings and have a ...
NTCC looks to the future with new strategic plan - NTCC looks to the future with new strategic plan November 29 2018 What will Northeast Texas Community College look like in 2025? That is the question being posed as NTCC undergoes its new str...  Gilmer MirrorNTCC looks to the future with new strategic plan - NTCC looks to the future with new strategic plan November 29 2018 What will Northeast Texas Community ...
4 Ways To Take Your Strategic Marketing Plan To The Next Level  The Financial BrandHere are four strategic insights CMOs in the financial industry can use to refine their marketing plan and improve their ROI.
SBU president outlines strategic planning timeline during first trustees meeting  The PathwayBOLIVAR — Southwest Baptist University President Eric A. Turner told the University's Board of Trustees during its meeting Tuesday, Oct. 16, to expect a ...
Strategic Planning Report for KP 2018-2023 launched  The News InternationalPESHAWAR: The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Commission on the Status of Women on Wednesday launched the Strategic Planning Report 2018-2023 under which ...
Findings for NBPD's new strategic plan to be unveiled  SouthCoastToday.comNEW BEDFORD — The findings of a new strategic plan for the New Bedford Police Department will be revealed Monday, city and police officials said.The plan ...
Senior Planner - Strategic Planning job with Sandwell Metropolitan Borough Council | 19924  The PlannerBased in the Strategic Planning & Transportation Team in the Council's Regeneration & Growth Directorate, the post holder will be part of a team developing the ...
Workforce board discusses future strategic planning | News  Glasgow Daily TimesGLASGOW — Robert Boone, president and CEO of the South Central Workforce Development Board, spoke about future plans during the board's meeting ...
USPTO Releases 2018-2022 Strategic Plan | McDonnell Boehnen Hulbert & Berghoff LLP  JD SupraThe U.S. Patent and Trademark Office has released its 2018-2022 Strategic Plan, the first under new Director Andrew Iancu. Director Iancu provides an ...
Corcoran head focuses on fostering community, setting strategic plan  GW HatchetSethi said he's focusing this year on outlining a strategic plan, collaborating with the D.C. community and hiring more faculty.
Mount Greylock School Committee Approves Planning Documents  iBerkshires.comWILLIAMSTOWN, Mass. — The Mount Greylock School Committee on Thursday OK'd a District Improvement Plan and a set of goals for the newly expanded ...
Elmwood Park launches Strategic Planning Committee | Local News  Journal TimesELMWOOD PARK — The Elmwood Park Village Board has given the green light for the village administrator to launch a strategic planning process ...
Lotus Cannabis LP - Launches Strategic Plan Canadian Stock Exchange:J.CN  GlobeNewswireNOT FOR DISTRIBUTION TO U.S. NEWSWIRE SERVICES OR FOR DISSEMINATION IN THE UNITED STATES. VANCOUVER, British Columbia, Nov. 19, 2018 ...
City redefines goals through new strategic plan  BouldercityreviewCity Council is hoping to vote on its new strategic plan in December after hearing from the community and the consulting firm helping with the project.
TGS creates seven-year strategic plan, aims for measurable changes  The Daily NorthwesternThe Graduate School Dean Teresa Woodruff early last month announced Vision 2025, a seven-year strategic plan to implement tangible improvements in TGS ...
Good governance, strategic planning workshops in Dubbo and Forbes  Western MagazineCentral west community, industry and sporting groups will have the opportunity to learn how to remove red tape from their organisation's meetings at two ...
Strategic Planning Software Market find out Growth Potential through Demand Forecast  SmarksOnGlobal Strategic Planning Software Market report provides a detailed analysis of the market from 2013 to 2023. The report provides comprehensive analysis for ...
Justice sector's strategic plan highlights challenges  Kuensel, Buhutan's National NewspaperAs Bhutan's justice sector grows in size, complexity and relevance, the need for it to evolve to meet the emerging challenges grew too, according to the justice ...
Ideas swirl at council session to plan next four years (6 photos)  BarrieTodayStrategic planning session took place at city hall on Saturday to determine priorities for 2018-22.
Priorities emerge as Schenectady district moves toward strategic plan  The Daily GazetteSCHENECTADY -- Smaller class sizes, increased behavioral support, greater staff diversity and more expansive academic opportunities are emerging as top ...
Government Oversight: Could a reduction in the buffers between bars, churches and schools be on Dothan’s horizon?  Dothan EagleAlcohol sales are one of the most polarizing subjects around, but the Dothan City Commission appears ready to discuss the topic.
Namibia: Sport Commission's Strategic Plan Launched  AllAfrica.comTHE Namibia Sport Commission on Tuesday launched its four-year Strategic Plan to run until 2022.
Crookston School District - Olson wants to embark on strategic planning process  Crookston Daily TimesSuperintendent also says Oliver and her staff are leading examination of district's preschool program in the future.
TIFFANY SAM CHOW NAMED VICE PRESIDENT, CNBC BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT & STRATEGY  CNBCENGLEWOOD CLIFFS, N.J., December 6, 2018 – CNBC, First in Business Worldwide, today announced Tiffany Sam Chow has been named Vice President, ...
EDITORIAL | Taking stock of sole finalist for University of Minnesota's top job  Star TribuneWelcome to Minnesota, Joan Gabel. Today and for the next four days, the sole finalist for the presidency of the University of Minnesota will be put through her ...
GUEST COLUMN: BCC wants input; give it to them with both barrels  St. Augustine RecordIt is time to slow down the growth train. Infrastructure has not kept up with growth in St. Johns County, and with (hundreds of) homes per month currently being ...
NE10 Announces Strategic Plan: Embracing Excellence - Stonehill  Stonehill College AthleticsSTRATEGIC PLAN: Embracing Excellence (PDF). MANSFIELD, Mass. - Northeast 10 Conference Commissioner Julie Ruppert today released the Conference's ...
Morobe Provincial Government Launches Strategic Plan  EMTV OnlineThe Morobe Provincial Government today launched its Kundu Vision 2048 Plan and Strategic Programme Implementation Plan 2018-2022.
Editorial: Omaha and Lincoln are right to plan ahead to head off water-scarcity problem  Omaha World-HeraldOmaha and Lincoln are facing long-term concerns about their water supply, and it's encouraging to see a host of local organizations engage in strategic ...
Library seeks feedback during strategic planning  The MidWeekDeKALB – The DeKalb Public Library is in the midst of strategic planning and is seeking public feedback.
Strategic Planning Software Market | Global Market Detailed Study 2018-2023 and More...  TokenAspireA study on the Strategic Planning Software has been done in the midst of changing the environment around the world. The research report assumed significance ...
Supreme Council of Planning reviews report on Oman's economic performance  Times of OmanMuscat: Oman's Economic Performance Report was reviewed by the Supreme Council of Planning (SCP) Council at a meeting yesterday. The report showed ...
U of A strategic plan - looking 25 years into the future  Tucson News NowTUCSON, AZ (Tucson News Now) - The Arizona Board of Regents accepted the 2018 Strategic Plan following a four-hour presentation from the U of A President ...
Principal Planning Officer Strategic Planning job with Maidstone Borough Council | 19854  The PlannerMaidstone – Continuous improvement by adapting to continuous change. In recent years, Maidstone Borough has experienced unprecedented growth and this ...
City to hold first of five strategic planning workshops on Wednesday  Winters ExpressThe City of Winters will host its first of several strategic planning workshops Wednesday evening as officials look to update portions of the city's general plan.
Dubai Customs Launches 'Masar' Program for Better Strategic Planning and Corporate Performance  Al-BawabaWithin its efforts to upgrade corporate performance and operations, Dubai Customs launched “Masar Strategic Planning and Corporate Performance Program” ...
Strategic Plan,, CSFAC at Colorado College Planning for the Performing Arts  Colorado College NewsThe Charge: The alliance formed between Colorado College and the Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center which resulted in the 2017 strategic plan calls for a ...
Mayor, Police Chief Present Findings of NBPD's Strategic Plan  wbsm.comCity and police officials announced the findings of the New Bedford Police Department's Strategic Plan on Monday, submitted to the Department this month.
Wavemaker HK Client Solutions makes trio of hires in performance, strategic planning  Campaign Asia-PacificWavemaker Hong Kong has added a trio of new hires to its client solutions hub Adrian Lee as head of digital, Diego Cerrone as head of strategy and Omar ...
Chancellor Pagano addresses budget for strategic plan and TLC relocation rumors in 2nd town hall  The Ledger2nd townhall: an update on UW Tacoma'sstrategic plan, as well as responding to rumors of the Teaching and Learning Center moving.
Prowers Economic Prosperity preparing 2018 survey  Lamar LedgerProwers Economic Prosperity is preparing for the end of year survey for Prowers County businesses. The survey is sent out to nearly every business an email is ...
YCUP touts new CU strategic planning tool  CUinsight.comSEATTLE, WA (November 26, 2018) — Your Credit Union Partner (YCUP) today announced collaboration with the credit union consulting firm Mark H. Smith, ...
VCSC seeks to upgrade its use of technology  Terre Haute Tribune StarA Vigo County School Board technology subcommittee is expanding the scope of its work to look at what other school districts are doing with technology — and ...
Lessons from a California summer  gulfnews.comEarlier this year, I took a sabbatical at Stanford University in California. I believe every career professional needs to go back to the classroom from time to time, ...
Kemsa dispatches supplies to counties ahead of UHC launch  The Star, KenyaPHOTOSTORY-Kenya medical practitioners and Dentists board Chairman Prof. George Magoha with Health CS Sicily Kariuki and the board's CEO Daniel ...
CSUF Announces New 5-Year Strategic Plan  LasentinelMary Ann Villarreal, Cal State Fullerton's associate vice president for strategic initiatives, leads the Nov. 15 discussion of the university's new 2018-2023 ...
Ardhi University set to implement its strategic plan- Chairman  IPPmediaTHE newly Ardhi University board chairman, ambassador, Prof Costa Mahalu has said the university is set to implement its Strategic Plan (2019/2020-2029/30) ...
Student-driven plan to add amphitheater at Florida A&M University takes shape  Tallahassee.comA student-driven project that could reshape the middle of Florida A&M University's campus is moving forward.
A Message From Estes Park Health CEO Larry Leaming  Estes Park newsAs 2018 comes to a close, the Estes Park Health Senior Leadership Team conducted an Administrative Department strategy meeting to review all the changes ...
Looking at Landcare Mastercalsses  Forbes AdvocateIt was a pleasure to be part of the Materclass in Strategic Planning and Masterclass in Advanced Strategy, Risk and Governance last week at Forbes with Steven ...
Dubuque County Conservation takes aim as vision statements, mission during strategic planning  telegraphherald.comDozens of people weighed in this week to provide some direction for the future of Dubuque County's principal natural resources.
Dubai Customs launches strategic planning scheme  ZAWYADubai Customs has launched “Masar Strategic Planning and Corporate Performance Program” which is expected to help automate operational plans and KPI's ...
Red Cross working on strategic plan  News-Press NowThe American Red Cross is currently in the process of developing its 2020 Vision strategic plan.
Indonesia has a stake in Australia's Lombrum plans too  The InterpreterThe Australian debate over the Lobrum naval base almost entirely ignores Indonesia.
This week's government meetings  The Winchester StarWinchester. School Board, 6 p.m. today, Jefferson Street Center, 536 Jefferson St. Board of Zoning Appeals, 4 p.m. Wednesday, Rouss City Hall, council ...
Sport governing bodies urged to better support amateur clubs after financial struggles revealed in survey  New Zealand HeraldThe New Zealand Amateur Sport Association has urged governing bodies to better support their sports clubs after a recent survey revealed the extensive ...
HSE to resume work on strategic plan for Glanmire hospital in January  Evening Echo CorkRob McNamara. HSE officials will resume work on a strategic plan to transform the sprawling campus of St Stephen's Hospital at Sarsfield Court in January.
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