Strategic Planning Made

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Who Is Boyer Management Group?
 Founded in 1998.

 Our founders have an average of 32
years in Organizational Developmen...
Our Partial Client Family

We build a consultative partnership with each of our clients which
in turn results in tangible ...
Our Core Competencies

Career Search Tools
& Education
Talent Optimization,
Training & Coaching

Team Building & Alignment...
The Truth About Strategic Planning
True or False:

According to a 2008 study by

 Most companies consider strategic plann...
Ten Reasons Why Strategic Planning Fails
1. No actual plan created.
2. Lack of alignment among
participants.
3. Action pla...
Ten Reasons Why Strategic Planning Fails
6. Not all the right participants were
included.

7. No pre-work.
8. Lack of a cr...
Strategic Planning Made Simple℠ Approach
1. Choose the right planning
team.
2. Carefully map out the
logistics and pre-wor...
Strategic Planning Made Simple℠ Approach
4. Select the best planning methodology.
 SWOT, More-Less-Stop-Start, Continue-F...
Strategic Planning Made Simple℠ Approach
8. Establish each
plan’s details.
9. Use an iterative
process to
prioritize and
c...
Next Steps For Implementation Success
Action Steps

Responsibility

Timing

Establish planning session
dates & location; p...
Thank You!

For more information:

Hank Boyer, CEO of Boyer Management Group
215-942-0982

hank@boyermanagement.com

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Strategic planning is an enterprise best practice found in more than 2/3 of organizations today. Yet nearly four out of five managers participating in the process find it to be lacking in effectiveness. What causes strategic planning to fall short of expectations, and what can be done to make it a brilliant success?

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  1. 1. Strategic Planning Made S I M P L E
  2. 2. Who Is Boyer Management Group?  Founded in 1998.  Our founders have an average of 32 years in Organizational Development experience.  We work with companies and organizations who want to get the very best out of their people and with senior leaders who want to increase their effectiveness. Copyright© 2010-2014 by Boyer Management Group. All Rights Reserved. www.boyermanagment.com 2
  3. 3. Our Partial Client Family We build a consultative partnership with each of our clients which in turn results in tangible business improvements. Copyright© 2010-2014 by Boyer Management Group. All Rights Reserved. www.boyermanagment.com 3
  4. 4. Our Core Competencies Career Search Tools & Education Talent Optimization, Training & Coaching Team Building & Alignment Copyright© 2010-2014 by Boyer Management Group. All Rights Reserved. www.boyermanagment.com Strategic Planning Performance Management 4
  5. 5. The Truth About Strategic Planning True or False: According to a 2008 study by  Most companies consider strategic planning an important discipline in running their organization.  True! 88% of US organizations use some formal method of strategic planning.  In companies that utilize formal strategic planning, most of the senior managers who participate in the actual planning believe the process is effective.  False! Less than 25% of the senior managers who participate in the process are satisfied with its effectiveness. Copyright© 2010-2014 by Boyer Management Group. All Rights Reserved. www.boyermanagment.com 5
  6. 6. Ten Reasons Why Strategic Planning Fails 1. No actual plan created. 2. Lack of alignment among participants. 3. Action plans lack specificity. 4. Lack of leadership follow-up to hold people accountable. 5. Limited buy-in among those tasked with execution. Copyright© 2010-2014 by Boyer Management Group. All Rights Reserved. www.boyermanagment.com 6
  7. 7. Ten Reasons Why Strategic Planning Fails 6. Not all the right participants were included. 7. No pre-work. 8. Lack of a crisp planning agenda. 9. Senior leadership is not a “regular” participant. 10. Did not utilize a facilitator. Copyright© 2010-2014 by Boyer Management Group. All Rights Reserved. www.boyermanagment.com 7
  8. 8. Strategic Planning Made Simple℠ Approach 1. Choose the right planning team. 2. Carefully map out the logistics and pre-work. 3. Assure intentional alignment with people, vision, & KPIs from the start. Copyright© 2010-2014 by Boyer Management Group. All Rights Reserved. www.boyermanagment.com 8
  9. 9. Strategic Planning Made Simple℠ Approach 4. Select the best planning methodology.  SWOT, More-Less-Stop-Start, Continue-Fix-Start-Stop, etc. 5. Is it time to revisit the mission / vision statement? 6. Involve the full staff in the pre-meeting research. 7. Iterative project / solution plan development. Copyright© 2010-2014 by Boyer Management Group. All Rights Reserved. www.boyermanagment.com 9
  10. 10. Strategic Planning Made Simple℠ Approach 8. Establish each plan’s details. 9. Use an iterative process to prioritize and commission each project plan. 10. Implement a robust follow-up program. Copyright© 2010-2014 by Boyer Management Group. All Rights Reserved. www.boyermanagment.com 10
  11. 11. Next Steps For Implementation Success Action Steps Responsibility Timing Establish planning session dates & location; plan travel Client 10-12 weeks out Develop CEO vision presentation BMG & Client 8 weeks out Send out pre-work to participants BMG 6 weeks out Conduct pre-work webinar for participants (30 min.) BMG 6 weeks out Revisions to CEO vision presentation Client 4 weeks out Rehearse CEO vision presentation BMG & Client 2 weeks out Hold 3-day planning event BMG & Client 0 days out Copyright© 2010-2014 by Boyer Management Group. All Rights Reserved. www.boyermanagment.com 11
  12. 12. Thank You! For more information: Hank Boyer, CEO of Boyer Management Group 215-942-0982 hank@boyermanagement.com Copyright© 2010-2014 by Boyer Management Group. All Rights Reserved. www.boyermanagment.com 12
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