When: Thu., Jan. 28, 9 a.m.-4 p.m. 2016
Most nonprofits spend disproportionate amounts of time on strategic planning and yet neglect core business strategy that can lead to profound leaps in productivity and impact. This session will mix theory, case studies and practice to help illuminate this important topic. Participants will be given ample time with hands-on exercises that will help them refine their personal and organizational strategy. Core topics include: Overview of Business Strategy for Nonprofits, Strategy and Financial Sustainability, the Strategy Paradox, Tradeoffs, Making the Board Align with Strategies for Success, When Strategy Fails.