Strategic Planning

Program Description

Develop the best strategic planning process to support your company’s goals.

This course is designed to combine proven-by-practice methods with new insights and ideas from a wide range of current strategic thinking. Gain a wider perspective of the strategic planning process through breakout sessions, exercises, and case applications. Bring your strategic dilemmas to this program and get direction on analytical and organizational approaches.

How You Will Benefit

  • Identify strategic planning issues in order to develop a unique competitive advantage
  • Learn key analytical and conceptual approaches to expand your understanding of the marketplace
  • Align your organization with your strategic planning goals by integrating strategy, objectives, metrics, and performance
  • Identify evolving strategic patterns and generate ideas on how they can be applied to your organization
  • Incorporate customer needs into your strategic planning
  • Use a case study to examine the strategic planning process
  • Recognize how the actions of customers, competitors, and your own company determine the outcomes in your markets
  • Determine the best approach to effectively implement your strategic planning

Who Should Attend

Executives, division leaders, and other senior managers involved in the formation and implementation of strategic planning.

Agenda

Strategic Planning Principle

  • Determining a frame of reference for strategic planning concepts
  • Schools of thought in strategic planning
  • The evolution of strategy

An Overview of the Strategic Planning Process

  • Basic elements of strategic planning
  • Developing and managing the strategy formation process

Understanding Your Organization’s Mission

  • Your organization’s core values
  • Creating an inspiring mission statement for your own organization

Assessing the External Environment

  • Identifying macro and micro factors
  • Responding to changes in the environment
  • The I/P (Importance/Performance) matrix as a competitive tool

Understanding Your Internal Environment

  • How to become a high-performing organization
  • Financial elements of developing strategy

Formulating Your Strategic Planning

  • Data synthesis
  • SWOT analysis

Competitive Strategic Planning

  • Defining your competitive advantage
  • The product/industry/life-cycle curve
  • Understanding mega patterns

Ensuring Strategic Alignment

  • Creating organizational accountability
  • How to translate the grand design into well-executed strategic planning

Strategic Planning Execution

  • Key building blocks
  • Learning the three core processes
  • Understanding resource allocation and strategy formation

A Strategic Planning Process

  • Determining the best processes for your business

Locations, Dates & Pricing

Pricing
# Location Date(s) List Member
0252601224

Las Vegas NV

Caesars Palace
09/06/2017 - 09/08/2017 $2645 $2395 Register
0252601225

Atlanta GA

AMA Atlanta Center
09/11/2017 - 09/13/2017 $2645 $2395 Register
0252601226

New York NY

AMA New York Center
09/27/2017 - 09/29/2017 $2645 $2395 Register
0252601231

San Francisco CA

AMA San Francisco Center
10/02/2017 - 10/04/2017 $2645 $2395 Register
0252601232

Arlington VA

AMA Washington Area Center
11/06/2017 - 11/08/2017 $2645 $2395 Register
0252601233

Chicago IL

Summit West
11/13/2017 - 11/15/2017 $2645 $2395 Register
0252601234

New York NY

AMA New York Center
11/27/2017 - 11/29/2017 $2645 $2395 Register
0252601235

Fort Lauderdale FL

12/04/2017 - 12/06/2017 $2645 $2395 Register
0252601237

Seattle WA

12/11/2017 - 12/13/2017 $2645 $2395 Register
0252601238

New York NY

AMA New York Center
01/17/2018 - 01/19/2018 $2645 $2395 Register
0252601239

San Francisco CA

AMA San Francisco Center
02/05/2018 - 02/07/2018 $2645 $2395 Register
0252601240

Chicago IL

Summit West
02/14/2018 - 02/16/2018 $2645 $2395 Register
0252601241

Arlington VA

AMA Washington Area Center
02/21/2018 - 02/23/2018 $2645 $2395 Register
0252601242

Atlanta GA

AMA Atlanta Center
02/28/2018 - 03/02/2018 $2645 $2395 Register
0252601243

New York NY

AMA New York Center
03/19/2018 - 03/21/2018 $2645 $2395 Register
0252601246

Seattle WA

04/11/2018 - 04/13/2018 $2645 $2395 Register
0252601247

Charlotte NC

04/23/2018 - 04/25/2018 $2645 $2395 Register
0252601248

Chicago IL

Summit West
04/30/2018 - 05/02/2018 $2645 $2395 Register
0252601249

New York NY

AMA New York Center
05/09/2018 - 05/11/2018 $2645 $2395 Register
0252601261

San Francisco CA

AMA San Francisco Center
05/16/2018 - 05/18/2018 $2645 $2395 Register

Prices are subject to change without notice. Discounts apply for groups of three or more people. Call for details. Federal government employees are eligible for special GSA pricing for many seminars.


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AMA's Main Conference Centers

Seminars scheduled for the cities below are held at the locations listed. For location information for other cities in which AMA seminars are held please call or email for information.
  • New York

    AMA executive Conference Center
    1601 Broadway New York, NY 10019
    American Management Association (Located in the same building as the Crowne Plaza Hotel) 1601 Broadway On Broadway and 48th Street near Times Square. Entrance is on 48th Street.

  • Chicago

    AMA executive Conference Center (adjacent to the Marroitt O'Hare)
    8655 West Higgins Rd
    Chicago, IL 60631

  • San Francisco

    AMA executive Conference Center (located in San Francisco Marriott Hotel)
    55 Fourth Street 2nd Level
    San Francisco, CA 94103

  • Atltanta

    AMA Executive Conference Center
    1170 Peachtree Street Ne Cnr Peachtree & 14th (3rd Flr)
    Atlanta, GA 30309

  • Washington D.C.

    Arlington, Virginia
    2345 Crystal Drive, Suite 200
    Arlington, VA 22202

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Program Details

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  • Seminar Number:

    02526

  • Length:

    3 Day(s)

  • Program Hours:


    Registration begins at 8:30 a.m.

  • CEU Credits:

    1.8

  • PDU Credits:

    18.0

  • CPE Credits:

    21.0

  • FMDS Credits:

    21.0

  • CPU Credits:

    18.0

  • PDU_S&B Credits:

    18.0

  • Lunch:

    Lunch is on your own.

  • Continuing Education:

    Continuing education credits may be recognized by your professional board. Contact your own board to find out what's required.

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