Strategy – what is it?!

We’ve heard the word ‘strategy’ a lot lately at the PCNRC. Has the word been tossed around at your nonprofit? It’s definately a buzz word for the nonprofit sector.

strategyMike Stone, founder of Impact Strategies (a company “helping nonprofits make a difference”), is a guru when it comes to talking about strategy. On the Impact Strategies website, Mike has a blog with a treasure trove of strategy information. Over the next few months, we will be sharing some of his posts. The first one – you guessed it – is about the word ‘strategy.’

I agree with Mike – one needs to understand the word before moving into core conversations about another buzz term ‘strategic planning.’ He mentions that the basic of ‘strategy’ is organizational effectiveness. It encompasses the organization’s position, trade-offs, and fit.

To read Mike’s full post, click here.

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