Articles & White Papers

What Are the Benefits of Becoming ASP Certified?

When you compare strategies between businesses, you’ll find that no two are exactly alike. Each business is trying to accomplish something another isn’t – ­­however large or small the differences end up being. This fact could lead you to believe that a strategy... read more

Keep Evaluating Your Strategic Plan

As the rate of innovation, disruption and change accelerates across all sectors private, public and nonprofit, the requirements of strategic planning are called into question. New methodologies, techniques and tools such as OKRs come to the fore challenging... read more

How to Facilitate a Successful Meeting

By Randall Rollinson Everyone has been in a meeting that lacked structure, leaving it to suddenly veer wildly off track. Maybe someone takes too much control over the conversation, or discussion devolves to off-topic complaints or topics. Whatever the reason, as a... read more

Environmental Scanning Basics

No one can predict with any certainty what will occur over the next few years.  The transformation taking place in the global and domestic economy is unprecedented and it will take some time for new economic patterns to sort themselves out.  Regardless, history tells... read more

Strategic Planning Basics

What is Strategic Planning? Strategic planning is an organizational management activity that is used to set priorities, focus energy and resources, strengthen operations, ensure that employees and other stakeholders are working toward common goals, establish... read more

Cascading and Creating Strategic Alignment

Could your organization improve its performance if you could somehow better communicate to your employees what your strategy is?  Do you have employees whose hard work is actually running counter to the organization’s goals because they have a different understanding... read more
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