Monthly Archives: February 2017

Eight Ways to Ramp Up Your Employee Engagement Score With Strategic Planning

In my previous article, I invited you to consider: * Do my leaders exude fundamental, critical characteristics of a fully engaged employee, such as initiative, passion and accountability? * What would compel ME to go above and beyond my job … Continue reading

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A Review of Advanced Strategic Planning: A Model for Church and Ministry Leaders by Aubrey Malphurs

INTRODUCTION Aubrey Malphurs has been recognized as an expert on leadership issues. He has authored several books on the topic of leadership and is the President of the Malphurs Group, which is a consulting firm. Malphurs has also served as … Continue reading

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Worried About Board Buy-In to Your Strategic Plan? Here’s How to Build Engagement From the Start

What a waste to spend all that time on strategic planning to have it sit on the shelf. But careful design to appropriately engage your board members can raise their commitment to the plan’s direction. Before getting to all the … Continue reading

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Ten Major Fears That Scare Small Businesses Away From Strategic Planning

An often offered comment to me when I speak about strategic planning to small business owners and managers is that their company or organization is too small for strategic planning. Or they will offer any number of other excuses why … Continue reading

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