What Makes a Good City Strategic Plan?
Some strategic plans serve as vital roadmaps for a community. Others stay on the shelf collecting dust. So what differentiates the first group from the second?
Cascade Strategic Planning: Aligning Strategy and Operations
City managers, department managers, and city staff members all play a crucial role in achieving the city’s strategic plan. And that’s why cascading your strategic plan down to actionable, time-bound implementation steps is crucial for execution. You want to make sure that everyone’s on the same page and staff members are prioritizing the right goals.
Does Your City Celebrate Accomplishments?
Your strategic plan and KPIs give you a way of tracking progress towards shared goals. But what happens when you start moving the needle? Too often, organizations forget the critical final step: Celebrating Their Wins.