About this course

Proficiency Area: Planning.

Strategic planning is the process we use to enable our nonprofits to achieve their missions. It’s also the overarching ability–or capacity–to plan strategically over time.

In the first lesson toward your silver Merit badge, you'll explore:

  • How to get started on activating your own strategic planning efforts.

  • How to lead strategic planning efforts in your nonprofit.

Course curriculum

  • 1


    • What you can expect in this badge

    • Before we begin...

    • Putting Your Strategic Planning Abilities Into Practice

  • 2

    Activating your Individual Strategic Planning Efforts

    • Activating your Individual Strategic Planning Efforts

    • Leading Strategic Planning Efforts

    • Check your learning

  • 3

    Closing thoughts...

    • Improving Strategic Planning Practices in Your Nonprofit

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