Can a Strategic Plan be TOO Simple?
By Robert W. Bradford, President/CEO At the Center for Simplified Strategic Planning, we have always valued simplicity. Lately, however, we have noticed the growing popularity of extremely brief strategic plans -many of them touting themselves as “one page strategic planning”. While some strategies could indeed be summarized in a single page, my own belief is […]Continue reading
“What if” Oil and Water Do Not Mix – Lessons from BP
By Denise Harrison, Vice President Strategic Planning Expert Strategic planning and risk assessment – yes, you must look at what would happen if…If you fail to assess and mitigate risk during strategic planning you could end up with a BP-like disaster. While the exact causes of the Macondo rig disaster are not yet known, it […]Continue reading