Strategic Planning Toolkit - Manual

What's In Our Manual?

Our Strategic Planning Toolkit Manual explains everything you need to know about strategic planning, including:

  1. Strategic Planning Process
  2. Benefits of Strategic Planning
  3. Common Elements of Successful Strategic Plans
  4. Eleven Tips to Make Your Strategic Plan a Success
  5. Key Planning Terms
  6. Strategic Planning vs. Long Range Planning
  7. Strategic Planning Defined
  8. What Strategic Planning Is “Not”
  9. Key Factors that Must be in Place before Starting the Planning Process
  10. Overview of The Typical Phases in Planning
  11. Key Essentials for a Facilitator
  12. Using Consultants or Facilitators
  13. Strategic Planning Models
  14. Examples of Various Planning Models
  15. Five Stages of Strategic Planning
  16. Pitfalls of Strategic Planning
  17. 7 Critical Problems that may Arise
  18. 15 Common Mistakes of Strategic Planning
  19. Examples of Actual Strategic Plans
  20. The Board's Role in Planning
  21. Example of a 5-Year Strategic Planning Cycle
  22. Example of an Academic Year Planning and Committee Schedule
  23. Example of a Strategic Planning Committee Calendar
  24. Example of a Strategic Planning Committee 2006-07 Calendar
  25. Draft Format of the Strategic Planning Document
  26. The 10 Steps To Developing YOUR Strategic Plan and Checklist