Is your strategic plan sitting on shelves, gathering the dust of unrealistic hopes and false consensus?
In today’s fast-moving world, how do you create living, breathing strategic planning that agilely adjusts to new market pressures? Our process is simple: we infuse strategic planning with innovative thinking and company-wide creative collaboration. Breakthrough thinking techniques are embedded in every step. This happens from the front-end discovery and development of the strategic pathways through the visioning of the desired future state. At the heart of the strategic framework, we drive results with an agile innovation model. This ensures business units will move more quickly to experiment, execute, evaluate and refine the best options.
What Our Clients Ask Us To Do
Collaborating with your people, we help gather, synthesize and glean insights. We then present findings so the real work can begin:
- Internal Findings (employee ideas / concerns / recommendations, stakeholder interviews)
- Customer Feedback on Critical Offerings (satisfaction reports, customer service issues, customer needs assessment using Design Thinking empathy tools)
- Market Intelligence (competition review, market trends, gap analysis)
- Stakeholder Analysis
- Strategic Briefings
- Strategic Planning Sessions (key constituents, experts and trained brains)
- Company-wide Innovation Pitch Fairs (new projects are prototyped, presented, judged, improved)
- Vision Alignment Sessions / Crucial Conversations
- Competition War-Gaming
- Futuring Sessions
Articulation of Strategic Plan
- Formulation of Strategic Direction & Focus Areas
- Communications Support (writing, graphics, video)
- Operations Planning / Annual Planning (helping business units build plans and tactics)
- Innovation Labs (design and build agile innovation processes within business units)
- Innovation Training, Facilitator Training
- Change Management Plan & Support
- Project Management & Coordination
- Measurement (metrics, monitoring, quality assurance)
Ready to Make a Change?
Whether you want to start with a small training workshop or discuss more widespread systematic culture change, give us a call. We will tailor a solution to fit your exact needs.