Strategic Impact Friday Live Talks on Zoom

Fridays at 11 a.m. PT through December 17, 2021.

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Upcoming Programs

September 24: Public input in strategic planning featuring Brenda Mulroy and the York Regional Police strategy team based in Toronto, Canada

Past Programs

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Learn how India's IT sector responded to the pandemic. Strategic planning lessons based on research by Dr. Mythili Kolluru

Dr. Kolluru's current research examines work strategies adopted by leading IT companies in India post COVID-19 to ensure employees' safety without disrupting client deliverables. The research discusses the nuances and implications of COVID-19 work strategies. The qualitative analysis of interviews and data illustrates that some companies have adopted the Work-From-Anywhere strategy, and others have chosen the 25 by 25 strategy. The manifold implications of the new work-norm are that it has no negative impact on the companies' client deliverables and profitability.

Agile Strategy Execution and Real-Time Tracking featuring Alan Leeds

Strategy implementation expert and author Alan Leeds discusses how digital strategy tracking allows an organization to convert strategy into action. He shares how corporate strategy can be translated and tracked by objectives, initiatives, programs, projects, and people – linking actions and tasks to real-time metrics and scorecards. This discussion includes a case study with an online digital tracking demonstration.

Strategic hiring to support the strategic direction:

Hiring trends and opportunities post pandemic featuring Signa Oliver, JD, HR director for RI International, a global behavioral health and crisis intervention organization.

Strategic Planning with Franchise Companies featuring Robert Stidham, CEO of Summa Franchise Consulting

Summa Franchise Consulting is a global, award-winning franchise consultancy. Robert discusses the nuances in helping franchise owners align with and accelerate the strategic plan. Bonus interview below!

Mark LaScola, founder and CEO of On the Mark Collaborative Organization Design, on Strategic Planning, M&As, and Operating Plans

Mark shares how strategic plans drive organizational redesign, M&As, need for transformation, bigger capacity and culture change.

Interview with Ted Jackson, Co-Founder /Managing Partner of ClearPoint Strategy

Followed by Strategic Impact Friday live discussion about strategic plan tracking - and overcoming barriers/politics. Note: See full interview with Ted (Part 1 and Part 2) below.

PART 1: How organizations begin to track strategic plan goals: Dr. Carol Poore's interview with Ted Jackson, ClearPoint Strategy
PART 2: Tracking Trends: Dr. Carol Poore's interview with Ted Jackson, ClearPoint Strategy
Gaye Clemson's 6-Minute training video - Engaged Leadership Mindset
Gaye Clemson's slides featuring attentive leadership resources. Click here for the slides - with deepest appreciation for Gaye's work she shares here.