Understanding Strategic Planning

One elective credit toward Nonprofit Essentials certificate

This workshop is perfect for those new to the nonprofit sector who want to learn more about one of the critical tenets of nonprofit best practices, or for those who have never been involved in the strategic planning process. For those already familiar with the process, we recommend 'Intermediate Strategic Planning."

Does the idea of creating a strategic plan seem overwhelming? Most people agree it is important for organizations to have a plan for success. In this half-day workshop, learn the what, why and how of strategic planning and learn practical ideas for getting started and ways to create an actionable plan that links with "big picture" vision.

Through this workshop, participants will:
  • Identify the role and rationale for strategic planning.
  • Recognize and work through examples of key plan components.
  • Explore culture fit and priorities to identify the best planning approach for you. 
Cecilia Mynatt, Consultant, Center for Nonprofit Management
March 27, 2018; 8:30 AM to March 27, 2018; 12:00 PM

$65.00 for Members; $135.00 for nonmembers; $40.00 for students

Subject Area(s)
Planning & Evaluation
Center for Nonprofit Management


This workshop has already started and registrations are no longer being accepted. If you are interested in taking this course, please refer to the list below to find another time with the course will be offered.

This workshop is not currently offered at any other times.