Focused Strategic Thinking

Description:

Course Overview

 

Course Quality Rating

TBD

 

Course Description

This course is provided by Alabama-Mississippi Public Health Training Center and will require a secondary login and/or registration.

 

This course introduces the process of using Focused Strategic Thinking (FST) to develop an organization’s strategic action plan during a one-and-a-half-day retreat. The course presents each component of the FST process, provides examples of activities, and discusses expected outcomes of each phase from preliminary analysis to implementation.

                                                                                                     

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Target Audience

None listed

 

Learning Objectives

Having completed this course, the learner will be able to:

  1. Differentiate between strategic thinking, strategic planning, and strategic management.
  2. Describe the external environmental assessment process including the specific focus of each group and the goals and expected outcomes of the process.
  3. Describe the internal analysis process including the specific focus of each component including the specific focus of each group and the goals and expected outcomes of the process.
  4. Describe the goals of the directional strategies development process.
  5. Differentiate between the mission, vision, and values of an organization.
  6. List expected outcomes of the FST retreat process.

 

Council of Linkages Core Competencies for Public Health Professionals (COL)/COL Tier(s)

None listed

 

Professional/Disciplinary Competencies

None listed

 

Format

Online/Self-Study

 

Credit /CEU

None available

 

Duration

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Specifications

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Course Publication Date

04/02/2013

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