As we near the end of another challenging year, it’s a good time to be developing your plan for the upcoming 12 months so that you hit the ground running in the new year.
However, as the old saying goes, “Plans are worthless, but planning is everything”.
It’s really the process that is important in annual strategic planning, not the end result. It’s the discussion of how we get there that is most important.
Even in times of uncertainty, the annual planning session sets the strategic direction and priorities for the year ahead.