The Strategy – from the vision to implementation. This course is suitable for chairs, trustees, chief executives and senior managers.
Thinking and acting more strategically is important for everyone these days. Suitable for anyone facing a strategic challenge, this course will help you get started by giving you some useful concepts, frameworks and tools you can use right away to improve your products, services and plans.
There will be a focus on understanding where you are now, creating a clear vision of where you want to get to, what you have to do to get there, and thinking about impact.
This one-day, practical course will give you an introduction to strategy and help you and your organisation achieves results and impact. The course will cover:
- What is a “strategy”? It’s what you achieve, not just what you do
- Why it matters
- How do I get one? Some tools, processes and techniques to get you going
- Who does it? Good question – who do you think?
- How will I know if I have been successful? Thinking about impact.
Sefton CVS & NCVO present “Leadership Links – The Strategy: from the vision to implementation” Tuesday 20th November, 9.30am-4pm
Crosby Lakeside Adventure Centre (CLAC)
Cambridge Road, Waterloo, L22 1RR
ABOUT LEADERSHIP LINKS
Leadership Links Programme is a Programme of one-day national leadership courses delivered locally by Howard Exton-Smith NCVO (National Council for Voluntary Organisations)
Who is it for?
The Programme is especially designed for Leaders, Managers and Trustees and is delivered locally at a lower cost to be affordable and accessible. The Programme is designed to help you perform better to meet operational challenges today and enable change for tomorrow whilst offering support and learning to build personal resilience, confidence and capabilities.
Become an influential leader who can positively impact both organisational culture and enhance your ability to respond to rapid shifts in the environment. You will understand how to manage change and respond to resistance.
The cost for each of the one-day courses is £75 per person. Book the full programme of 4 courses and receive a reduction 10%.
ABOUT HOWARD EXTON-SMITH, NCVO (National Council for Voluntary Organisations)
Following a general management career in the private sector, Howard has over 20 years’ experience as a consultant, trainer and coach specialising in personal and organisational development, strategy and governance, and the management of change.
He works at the intersection of the private, public and third sectors to build capacity by strengthening individuals and organisations. Client-centred and flexible, he employs a collaborative style to solve problems and participatory techniques to foster learning and ownership.
From a background in psychology, marketing and professional services, Howard has extensive experience of delivering successful learning, development and capacity-building programmes with a range of audiences. Howard leads NCVO’s open-programme finance, risk and change courses and is also responsible for creating bespoke, in-company, courses when required.
Howard has lived and worked in Europe, Africa and North America and has been a Trustee and Chair of a UK charity. He holds an MSc in Management.