Workshops now available for May and June

April 29, 2019 by in General


I am all ready now to go and have a list of workshops available in May and June.

Traditional Strategic Planning Workshops

The following workshops all use established planning tools to facilitate discussion at a strategic level.  They can be ran as stand-alone sessions or combined as required – please contact me to discuss your requirements and I will put together a package with costs.

Workshop Details Length
Strategy Foundations Using the basic planning tools of PEST and SWOT ensure you know your environment and how it could impact on your business. What are the capabilities in your business to address these impacts and where are the gaps? 2 hours
The Right Strategy? Using BCGs strategy palette ensure your business has the right strategy for its environment.    We will look at how predicable your industry’s environment is and how malleable it is – can you disrupt it?  These factors will determine the optimum strategy for your business. 1.5 hours
Value Creation Enhance understanding of your customers’ needs,  analysing their pain points.   Then using the four actions framework evaluate where your business could generate more value and also where it needs to eliminate non-value adding activities. 2 hours
Business Model Canvas Document your existing business model and the desired target state(s).  What changes are required to move to the target state?  What will be the impact on the drivers of revenue and costs?


3.5 hours
Organisation Alignment Using Galbraith’s star model ensure your business is connected and aligned to successfully shape the decisions and behaviors to drive the strategic direction: Strategy, Structure, Processes, Rewards, and People.


2 hours
Engaging through Storytelling Engage your colleagues and stakeholders using storytelling techniques to deliver your key strategic messages. 1.5 hours
Front Line Insight Your front-line colleagues are in the privileged position of having valuable insight that is often untapped.  Let them share their stories and ideas in a safe environment, using a variety of tools to shape their views. Half or full day session


Strategy Game Workshops

The following workshops all using games to stimulate strategic thinking.   These are all new sessions that are currently being piloted in May and June at the reduced rate of £200 plus expenses.

Workshop Details Length
Disruptive Threats Put yourself in the shoes of a disruptor – how could your current business model be threatened? What do you need to do to react to these threats? If you were starting your business from scratch what would it look like and what unnecessary complexity are you stripping out? 3.5 hours
Customer Focus Put yourself inside the heads of your customers – what are their desires, worries and frustrations.  What is it the needs in their lives that your business addresses?  What would their ideal experience look like? 3.5 hours
Strategic Direction Re-think your strategic direction by inverting your current business model – this really stretches your thinking.  The exercises will confirm the foundations of your  current business model as well as generate ideas that may be worth further consideration. 3.5 hours



Please get in touch for more information and availability.



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