Testing assumptions is as cliched of a phrase as it gets. That's because it's actually true. First, let's talk about trends and how you can use the nBMC (Updated July 20th: This is an evergreen post on getting started with the Nonprofit Business Model Canvas for strategic planning endeavors. Bookmark this page for updates!) Everything is…Bryann Alexandros
Learn about the newest strategic planning alternatives in nonprofit or for-profit organizations in this topic. Includes blog posts, skills, tools, and templates. Emphasis on everyday co-creation.
The SWOT analysis — or Strengths, Weaknesses, Opportunities and Threats — is one of those darling strategic planning tools that people still cling to. There was also a great article at Nonprofit Hub titled Why Most SWOT Analyses Stink that speaks of the dangers of a SWOT chart if done incorrectly. I want to go up one level here. I remembe…Bryann Alexandros
We live in interesting times. How are we equipping nonprofits, NGOs, and charities with the tools and strategies to handle the world in 2016 and beyond? Let's drop the assumption that strategic planning is the default solution in the year 2016 and beyond. My alternative is to shift focus towards capability. This is the key to plan impleme…Bryann Alexandros