Visiting with Cindi Phallen, President of Create Possibility, to talk about Scenario Planning as an essential exercise in identifying the internal and external factors which may impact business and service delivery for nonprofits. We cover:
- How to conduct Scenario Planning. Identify the drivers that might be at risk, and determine what your trigger points may be.
- Five main areas to plan for: Policies and procedures, People, Finances, Programs/services, and Marketing.
- Assessing the current state. What have we learned?
- It’s vital to engage stakeholders.
- There’s still room to celebrate.