The start of the year is a great time to develop plans for the coming year and this year, I’ve come up with a few simple steps that will help you get the ball rolling for 2013.
1. It’s important that your Annual Plan for 2013 ties in with your Strategic Goals and Plans for the next 3 to 5 years. 2013 should be a stepping stone along the way.
For some tips on planning processes look at Planning for Success in 2012 video.
2. Another great tool to use to develop a quick, yet powerful plan for your business is our Simple Strategy Process. This is great process that moves you quickly across the NOW-WHERE-HOW model and uses our Strategic SWOT tool to help you develop some strategies and actions. For a quick run through, watch the Video.
With these few easy steps, I’m sure you’ll get that push you need to get it going for 2013.
What other processes and tools have you found useful for your planning?