By defining the overall purpose of your organization, and outlining an agreeable mission statement and objectives, you can ensure that your organization keeps it focus in an ever changing world. Read on to learn about the process of strategic planning and why it's one of the most important factors in running a successful organization.
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Strategic planning is critical for organizations that want to thrive, not just survive, especially during challenging times. This guide goes through the steps involved in the planning process and explains why organizations should plan and cases when they should not plan.