Planning .:. Strategic plans select objectives that measure the accomplishment of goals.
defines policies that govern resource acquisition, use, and disposal
finds resources to acquire objectives
adjusts to changes in these objectives
Networking .:. Key services and components for strategic action:
1. Scan of the environment 2. Selection of "key" issues 3. Setting of vision/mission statements 4. Conduct an external and internal analyses 5. Develop goals, objectives and strategies 6. Implementation actions selected 7. Monitor, update, and re-scan
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Model Selection .:. The strategic model is one that:
Emerges from a mutually beneficial partnership
Allows for meaningful participation throughout the planning and design process
Results in tactical implementation for a self-renewing design and planning solutions
Provides opportunities for innovation in the use of materials and methods
Promotes a "many-disciplines" discourse for collaborations to generate creative ideas
Fit appropriately in physical, social, economic and cultural context
Responds to concerns about environmental, operational and economic sustainability