Business Planning is the key step in translating top level strategy into detail plans with clear objectives, associated performance measures and accountability for delivery. But it is not just a top down processes. When planned and managed well, an effective, iterative business planning exercise can engage the collective expertise and knowledge of your people, and can engage and empower your personnel in preparation for delivery of the plan.
Business Planning is a key step in taking strategy off the page and into the consciousness of the organisation. It is the exercise, which provides an integrated, congruent set of goals and objectives from top level strategy to individual work plans.
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Business planning even when directed by clear strategy is not a simple handle-turning exercise; it isn’t just about generating a plan, it is about generating the best plan. And key to this is gaining the grounded input from your people closest to delivery through their active engagement and ownership in the planning processes. It is therefore as much the ‘journey’ of the business planning processes as well as the ‘destination’ (business plan) that is important.