How to do organizations create good strategic plans? The answer is simple…keep it simple. Strategic plans should be living, breathing, flexible documents. They should be a benefit to the organization, not a hindrance. They should be reviewed regularly, and they should be changed. They are intended to help you grow, not stiffle your organization.
Here is a great simple document that you can use to help you start creating a strategic plan: https://www.edmonton.ca/programs_services/documents/PDF/StrategicPlanningForDummies.pdf
Take-away: After you have created your plan, place your goals in a public space. This will allow your organization to easily view them, track them, and determine if you are making progress towards accomplishing them.