Strategy and Planning

Plan and execute the right strategies: Enhance your strategic thinking skills!

Total Duration: 8 hours


Target Audience: Managers with strategic planning responsibility. (Although the emphasis is on corporate or organisation-wide planning, the tools and techniques covered will have value for business unit or departmental managers.)

Total Duration: 8 hours

Course Outcome

Upon successful completion of this course, you will be able to:

  1. Apply strategic thinking to analyze your current environment and determine organizational ambition.
  2. Employ the strategic management process to best achieve the desired ambition.
  3. Assess and choose strategies that create a sustainable competitive advantage for the organization.
  4. Determine strategic objective, Key Performance Indicators (KPIs) and SMART targets for the organization.
  5. Convert strategic plans to operating plans through creating strategic initiatives and sequencing activities.
  6. Participate in the performance management cycle to ensure proper execution of chosen strategies


  • Strategic Planning basics
  • Strategy and Planning – definition
  • Identifying and choosing an appropriate Strategic direction
  • Setting Strategic Objectives
  • Implementing the Strategy
  • Follow-up, Monitor and Evaluate your Strategy
  • Applied Strategic Planning