- Stick to the fundamentals of strategic planning, decision making, and leadership to focus the organization for success
- Resist firefighting and quick tactical reactions
- Use your mission to drive daily action and decision making
- Implement strategies to execute plans and track progress
- Cascade the plan through the organization to engage employees
- Get back on track when you are off plan
- Focus on results, not activity, to evolve your plan
- Avoid turning planning into a bureaucratic nightmare
- Demonstrate ROI for your planning efforts
Why should you Attend
Emphasizing the importance of long-term strategic decision-making, the strategic decision-making mindset program is designed to improve managers' judgment and critical thinking skills using proven approaches, cutting-edge research, and behavioral economics.
Participants will understand the decision-making process from start to finish, with the ability to recognize cognitive biases that inhibit good decisions. This strategic decision-making program enhances participants' capacity to make well-thought-out individual, group, and organizational decisions.
Areas Covered in the Session
- Strategic Approach to Planning
- Dump the To-Do List
- Create a common vision to focus the organization
- Developing the mission to drive daily action and decision making
- Developing goals, objectives, and strategies to fulfill mission
- Success factors to cascade the plan through the organization
- Guidelines for implementation plans; who and why
- Using planning to engage employees
- Tracking progress against the plan
- Getting back on track when we are off plan
- Stay focused on results, not activity, focused
- Making strategic decisions
- Grow, evolve, and improve your plan
- Demonstrate ROI for our planning efforts
Who Will Benefit
- Senior Vice President
- Vice President
- Executive Director
- Managing Director
- Regional Vice President
- Area Supervisor
- Departmental Managers
- Project managers
- Leaders in any capacity
Rebecca Staton-Reinstein, PhD, and president of Advantage Leadership, Inc. works with leaders around the world who want engaged employees to increase bottom-line results and delight customers through strategic planning, culture change, and team development. Rebecca has contributed to organizational success as a manager and executive.
As a consultant she uses her proven ability to mentor leaders through major change, working with them to craft customized, successful solutions to complex business issues in all economic sectors. She is the author of several books on strategic planning and strategic leadership, holds a PhD in organizational development, and is a Legacy Professional Member of the National Speakers Association.
She has served as president of many civic, business, and nonprofit boards of directors, and has been honored for her work on 4 continents.