$495 – $550

NFP Strategic Thinking and Action - PGW5S/17

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Clifton’s Training Centre

Level 13, 60 Margaret St.

Sydney, NSW 2000

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WHO SHOULD ATTEND?

Directors, senior managers and policy professionals working in associations and charities.

THIS PROGRAM WILL HELP YOU:

  • Understand the roles of the Board and Management in shaping strategy

  • Differentiate strategic from operational plans

  • Gain insights into the preparation of strategic and policy advice for your Board

  • Mount an effective governance framework focussing your Board and management on your strategic priorities

  • Adopt practical measures to adjust priorities as needs demand, and avoid overload

  • Identify control measures required for your organisation’s policy and data governance

  • Operationalise your strategic plan and monitor progress / outcomes

SESSION CONTENTS

1. Key strategy concepts and their sources

  • What is strategy?
  • Who is responsible for it?
  • The strategic partnership between governance and management – trust but verify
  • Providing strategic advice
  • Strategic plans Vs business plans – operationalising strategy

2. Strategic processes and systems

  • Environmental scanning and situational analysis
  • Intelligence gathering and issue monitoring
  • Being proactive and innovative
  • Planning activities and cycles
  • KPIs and measures
  • Project management and program logic

3. Integrating strategy into Board agendas

  • The strategic board vs the micro-managing Board
  • Every meeting is strategic
  • Agenda preparation and approval
  • Continuous improvement – assessing changing needs and monitoring performance
  • Letting go of old priorities to accommodate new ones

4. Operationalising strategy

  • Action sheets – strategic versus operational
  • Year planners and the planning cycle
  • Delegations to line managers and project leaders
  • Start with the end in mind – identifying measurable objectives/outcomes and reporting on achievements

SPECIAL DIETARY REQUIREMENTS

The Cliftons Fresh menu caters for all dietary requirements, with a variety of options to choose from. See

https://www.cliftons.com/services/event-catering/cliftons-fresh-food

CHARITY DISCOUNT

10% off standard registration fee for delegates from ACNC registered charities.

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Clifton’s Training Centre

Level 13, 60 Margaret St.

Sydney, NSW 2000

Australia

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