What is Nonprofit Strategic Planning?

What is Nonprofit Strategic Planning? All organizations need to spend time focusing on nonprofit strategic planning. Strategic planning for nonprofit organizations helps guide an organization and keep the organization focused on what the core purpose and beliefs of the of the organization. Strategic planning is an organization’s process of defining its strategy, or direction, and […]

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Strategic Planning for Churches

Effective church strategic planning Churches, like all organizations, must map-out how they plan to grow and/or sustain themselves over a period of time.  This can be accomplished through a strategic plan. Strategic planning for churches steers an organization on the path to success. It is the framework that determines where an organization is going over […]

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Strategic Planning for Successful Ministries

Strategic planning for your church or ministry Dictionary.com defines Success as the favorable or prosperous termination of attempts or endeavors. To become successful in life, one must have a plan of action or strategy. In order for a ministry to be successful, the organization must also have a plan. Most commonly, ministries refer to what is called […]

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Strategic Planning Process: What Is A Strategic Plan

Creating a strategy for your Church or Ministry For ministries, a strategy provides the guidance necessary to keep administrators and volunteers organized. Moreover, strategic planning assists in assuring the core principles of the ministry are the primary focus of all efforts. By definition, strategic planning is a disciplined effort to produce decisions and actions that shape […]

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Strategic Plans: Tip of the Week

Strategy to advance your church efforts By now, if you have been following our blogs, you should be a strategic plan expert for your organization. You know what elements a strategic plan contain, you know why having one is important, and most importantly you know that you must update it often. You’ve got a brilliant […]

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How to Write a Strategic Plan

Not to oversimplify how to create a strategic plan, but by placing all the parts of a plan into three areas, you can clearly see how the pieces fit together. (Click here to read the strategic plan definition)  The three pieces of the puzzle are: Where are we now? Where are we going? How will […]

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