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Get the right skills on the strategic planning team

Positioners, aligners, adaptesOften, the key players in the organization are the organizers, taskmasters, aligners, not the strategists. That is the reality, they respect the skills of the strategists, but the job still has to get done. The team leader has to seek a balance and get a balance of positioners, adapters and aligners on the team

Most frequent best practice Attend training on strategic planning
Most frequent best practice Outsource research, use consultants
Second most frequent best practice Involve stakeholders
Second most frequent best practice Accept that strategists have to devote their time to start the process
Usually works Seek out other champions
Usually works Hire folks with a big picture approach
Usually works Insist on diversity on the team
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