American Management Association Seminar:  Fundamentals of Strategic Planning
Tuesday, March 20 - Wednesday March 21, 2007
9:00 a.m.—4:00 p.m.
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Gain an overview of strategic planning for those not directly involved in the planning process, but who want to understand the impact of strategy on their work and their organization’s success. Designed for managers and supervisors who want to expand their management perspective and those who must communicate with managers and leaders involved in the creation and implementation of strategy.  This two-day seminar will give participants a perspective and vocabulary to help actively and constructively support the agency’s strategic direction.
How You Will Benefit
o Understand what strategy and strategic planning mean to an organization

o Learn key concepts and the language used by those involved in strategic planning
o Discover various approaches companies use to develop strategy
o Find out how strategy moves from concept through implementation to realization
o Recognize techniques companies use to assess their current and future environments
o Identify specific ways you can contribute to your agency’s strategic success
What You Will Cover
o What strategy and strategic planning really mean
o How strategy creates value for customers and stakeholders
o How organizations develop strategy: seven strategic planning processes
o The strategic planning process in action: five stages of a classic approach
o Assessing the environments
o Three Ds of strategy: discussion, decision, development
o Implementing strategy: how strategy cascades through the organization
Tuesday, March 20 - Wednesday March 21, 2007

9:00 a.m.—4:00 p.m. (Registration begins at 8:30 a.m.  There is not entrance to the Library of Congress before 8:30 a.m.)

The Library of Congress, Madison Building, Mumford Room, 6th Floor
101 Independence Avenue, S.E., Washington, DC

Capitol South (Orange/Blue Lines)

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