Setting Yourself Up for Success

Good interpretation is purposeful. All interpretive planning begins by figuring out what we’re trying to accomplish, and every interpretive product is evaluated by a single…

Assignment: Planning for Change

Planning for Change Goals, Validated or Updated Goal 1 Goal 2 Goal 3 Etc Choose one goal and flesh out a logic model Goal: Investment…

A Project Management Approach

When looking at making meaningful change in an organization, the to-do list can get pretty daunting. One of the best things I did when I…

Understanding Change Management

One of my reservations in offering this course is giving my participants high hopes and dreams for change, knowing that many of you are not…

An Inspiring Planning Format

A year or two ago I was doing some strategic planning with a non-profit and I started looking around for inspiring and elegant formats to…

Revisiting Your Goals

We began this process by taking stock of what your organization does well in terms of ensuring its future relevance, and what it does poorly.…

First Assignment

For this week’s assignment, we’re not asking you to do a full-scale SWOT analysis with multiple stakeholders. We do expect you to understand the basics…