The start of 2020 has been challenging for some businesses, while others are set up for success. In this time of uncertainty, due to the COVID-19 Virus, companies are capitalizing on the opportunity and leaning in on their strategic plans. Schools and businesses all around are beginning to shut their doors. Some for weeks, months, and others may not ever see the light of day again. Most companies fail because they didn’t take the time to create a strategic plan.
Does your organization have a proven process for its strategic planning and execution needs? Strategic planning, according to Wikipedia, is an organization’s process of defining its strategy, or direction, and making decisions on allocating its resources to pursue this strategy. It may also extend to control mechanisms for guiding the implementation of the strategy. If you answered no, that is ok. You are not alone. According to Inc.com, over 90% of businesses fail to create their strategic plans and as a cause of that fail in the first couple of years. This does not have to be you and your organization. Our goal is to help companies and their people scale up with a sense of purpose, unmatched focus, and aligned with the companies Vision, Mission, Values, and Goals.