Wk 6 – Summative Assessment: Strategic Plan Outline
In the simplest of terms, a strategic plan can be thought of as:
o Where are we now?
o Where are we going?
o How will we get there?
The county/city manager has hired you for a special project where you have been tasked with developing a new 3-year strategic plan outline for a county/city in your state that you select.
Develop a 700- to 1,050-word strategic plan annotated outline that discusses the approach to the development, implementation, and assessment of a new 3-year strategic plan in the county/city of your choice.
Address the following in your outline:
o List and discuss the key components that will guide your development of the new strategic plan.
o Describe the process for analyzing the operational and tactical approaches in the plan.
o Explain how you will garner organizational buy-in for the new strategic plan.
o How will stakeholder feedback be integrated into the plan?
Include critical implementation and assessment strategies in your plan:
o Key implementation strategies and supporting examples.
o Strategic plan assessment strategies, including:
o Empirical assessment strategies
o Assessment timelines
o Evaluation of plan feedback to guide strategic plan adjustments