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Strategic Planning for Government Professionals - Bringing Your Plan to Life

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Upcoming Course Offerings

Strategic Planning for Government Professionals
400 South Road
Knapp-Sanders Building
Chapel Hill, NC 27599
August 17, 2017
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There are two room blocks set up in Chapel Hill for your convenience.  See the options and details below:

 

Hampton Inn & Suites 

A block of rooms has been set up at the Hampton Inn & Suites downtown Chapel Hill / Carrboro with a special rate of $114. The rate includes a full deluxe hot breakfast, Wi-Fi, and parking. To reserve a room online visit chapelhillcarrborosuites.hamptoninn.com and use the Group Code SPG. To reserve a room by phone call the hotel at 919 969 6988, press 0 and provide the name "Strategic Planning". To receive the special rate reservations must be made no later than August 1, 2017.

 

Courtyard Marriott Chapel Hill

A block of rooms has been set up at the Courtyard Marriott Chapel Hill with a special rate of $115. The rate includes Wi-Fi, and parking. To reserve a room online click HERE.  To reserve a room by phone call the hotel at (919) 883-0700, and provide the name "Strategic Planning for Government Officials". To receive the special rate reservations must be made no later than August 17, 2017.

 

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Course participants who cancel their registration on or before August 02, 2017 will receive a full refund. Those who cancel on or before August 09, 2017 will receive a full refund, less a $25 cancellation fee. No refund will be made for cancellations made after August 09, 2017. All cancellations must be submitted in writing, as outlined in the School’s cancellation policy.

 Strategic Planning for Government Professionals - Bringing your plan to life

$485.00

Strategic Planning for Government Officials and Leading Change in Government Organizations COMBO 


Special Note: The biggest challenge of implenting a strategic plan is how to manager the change require to create your desired future.  If you are interested in developing, updating, or strenghting your strategic initiatives, pair this class with, "Leading Change in Government Organizations and receive a 20% discount on registration.

 

$776.00

“Good luck is the result of good planning,” reads the fortune inside the Chinese cookie.  Being clear on where you want to head and how you will get there is key to positioning yourself and your organization for success.

 

How can your public sector organization best benefit from having a strategic plan?  What is important for you to understand before you get started?  What should you consider as you begin to plan?  Who should be involved in helping you plan, and how can that input be helpful?  What components are important to include in your plan? 

 

This hands-on workshop spurs your ideas and jump-starts your planning so you can return home with a framework to begin.  Topics include:

 

  • Consider what type of planning approach is right for your situation
  • Learn a model for strategic planning and approaches that  maximize success
  • Explore and apply tools and exercises for developing various key plan elements
  • Assess whether you are ready to undertake a planning effort

 

Special Note: The challenge of implementing a strategic plan is how to manage the change.  A plan would not be necessary if the future you desire did not involve doing something different.  Undergird your planning with the knowledge of how to execute the change by pairing this class with “Leading Change in Government Organizations” and receive a 20% discount on registration.

Recurring: 
This course is offered periodically.

Faculty Coordinator

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Director, Strategic Public Leadership Initiative
For questions regarding course details, please contact the program manager.

Faculty Coordinator

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Program Manager
For questions regarding course content, please contact the faculty coordinator.

Faculty Coordinator

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Director, Strategic Public Leadership Initiative
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