I offer in-house and public workshops in Thinking Strategically, Creating Strategic Plans, Implementing Strategy, Leading Change, Effective Communication, Interviewing & Life Planning.

Contact Valerie.MacLeod@HainesCentre.com if you are interested in private or public workshops, webinars or coaching.

I am offering these public workshops at the current time:

The Systems Thinking Approach to Strategic Management

What You’ll Learn:

  • How to apply strategic thinking on a daily basis
  • The common mistakes of strategic management and how to avoid or overcome them
  • The importance of external environment scanning and how to do it
  • How to create your unique strategic positioning and use it for competitive advantage
  • How to set and use measures to ensure success
  • Strategies for cascading strategic plans throughout the organization and aligning all work units in a single strategic direction
  • Practical tools and techniques for making change stick
  • How to create an ongoing strategic management system in your organization for long-term business success

 

Dates: Fall 2016 as webinar series

Investment: $1,295 US$ – Same price world-wide

To register:

Valerie.MacLeod@HainesCentre.com

 

The Master Class in Reinventing Strategic Planning

5-Day Immersion in Facilitating Strategic Planning & Management

Demonstrate your knowledge of The Systems Thinking Approach© applied to strategic planning and change management. Get feedback from Global Partners and attendees to hone your knowledge and facilitation skills.

Prerequisites: 

All participants MUST have the prerequisites before being accepted into the Master Class:

  • Must have attended the “The Systems Thinking Approach to Strategic Management, the Systems Thinking” workshop or webinar series, or
  • Completed a self-directed learning program comprising of webinars and prescribed reading provided by us, and satisfying our Master-Facilitator through an on-line coaching session that you are ready to take the Master Class.

 

Dates: January 2017

Location: Washington, DC, USA area

Investment: $3,195 US$ – Same price world-wide

To register:

Valerie.MacLeod@HainesCentre.com

 

Strategy Implementation

What You’ll Learn:

  • What to do after a strategic plan is written
  • The knowledge and skills to apply The Systems Thinking Approach to the implementation of your strategic or business plans.
  • What to look for to ensure that strategic plans are written and cascaded in a way that facilitates and enables implementation to take place effectively
  • The critical planning elements that must be in place first, so that strategic plans and initiatives can get implemented effectively
  • How to build the organization’s capacity for successful strategy implementation, and for sustaining the benefits and objectives of the strategic plan
  • How to deal with people and cultural change which are both important to successful execution of your plan
  • What an implementation game plans is and what goes into it
  • The practical tools, techniques and frameworks for strategy implementation

 

Dates: Fall 2016 as webinar series

Investment: $1,295 US$ – Same price world-wide

To register:

Valerie.MacLeod@HainesCentre.com