Being Strategic. Annette Lees. Strategy is:. The essential link between vision and outcome The internal logic that links all parts of our work Both thinking and planning. Six parts to strategic thinking. Understanding your mandate Identifying the problem Articulating your desired outcome
What authority do you have?
Who do you represent?
Who are you accountable to?
Answers frame the scope and approach of the project.
You can’t solve a problem that you haven’t
What do you want to achieve?
An outcome expressed as crystal clear gives us:
How big or small do we go?
Design a solution that will solve the problem.
Effectiveness will depend on:
- Know how and can do