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Strategic Planning and Management Insights

Host your most effective meeting - Interview with Ruth Nicholson

[fa icon="calendar'] March 26 / by Anthony Taylor posted in Leadership, podcast, organizational development, facilitation

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In this special episode of the strategy and leadership podcast, we were joined by Ruth Nicholson, an IAF certified professional facilitator, and the founder of Go Governance and Operations Resources for Youth Sports, and is a partner of SME Strategy. She has been facilitating for over 25 years, starting out in the science and technology field, and has branched out to work with a variety of sectors. She has also served as a mediator for large groups discussing complex topics like nuclear waste clean-up and endangered species conservation.

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Five Ways Your Organization Will Benefit from Quarterly Strategy Reviews

[fa icon="calendar'] December 27 / by Jenna Sedmak posted in Strategic planning, meetings, facilitation, productivity

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We’ve discussed the importance of having a strategic plan and how it can help your organization, but more important than having a plan is going through the planning process. From the initial questions to ask your team, during the meeting, and througout implementation, it’s crucial that your entire team is onboard and aligned on the organization’s strategy.

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Aug 15th Webinar: Why use a strategic planning facilitator for your next meeting.

[fa icon="calendar'] August 11 / by Anthony Taylor posted in Strategic planning, webinar, facilitation, education

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Join us on August 15th at 1pm EST/ 10 am PST for a webinar where we will go over the benefits to you and your organization to use a facilitator for your upcoming strategy meeting.

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If you don't have a facilitator, you are the facilitator. Interview with Charles Jessup

[fa icon="calendar'] May 02 / by Anthony Taylor posted in alignment, podcast, facilitation, communication

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In this interview, I chatted with Charles Jessup, who is an internal facilitator for an Oil and Gas company in Texas. On a daily basis, Charles leads and facilitates meetings, workshops and events  for internal managers and leaders within the company, looking to improve their side of the organization. By working with a facilitator, these managers gain a variety of benefits such as:

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What is Strategic Planning Facilitation? (and why it will save you money)

[fa icon="calendar'] April 19 / by Anthony Taylor posted in Strategic planning, alignment, facilitation

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Strategic planning facilitation is when an outside facilitator is hired to work with an organization and the strategic planning meeting (and to possibly assist with implementation coaching). 

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10 Things You Can Do Today to Improve Your Strategic Planning and Alignment

[fa icon="calendar'] March 13 / by Anthony Taylor posted in Strategic planning, strategic management, alignment, facilitation

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Developing your team , creating your strategic plan, and building your culture are all moving targets. There’s no "final result", but rather endless opportunities for growth and development, and benchmarks to measure success along the way. 

As your organization grows both in size and in complexity and as your staff changes over and your strategic priories evolve, you and your team will be required to adjust how you approach your strategy and people development.

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What are the Costs for a Strategic Planning Session?

[fa icon="calendar'] October 07 / by Anthony Taylor posted in Strategic planning, Business strategy, facilitation

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Like any investment in your business, there are costs to organizing a strategic planning session or hiring a strategic planning consultant to facilitate the process. We've put together guidelines to help you plan and budget your strategic planning session:

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