Thriving in Uncertain Times July 2015
Author: Paul Higgins
Date Uploaded: 31-Jul-15
Paul presented to the Leadership Victoria C21 Not For Profit Conference on how boards can help their organisations thrive in the face of uncertainty.
The presentation focused on:
Improving anticipation by:
1/ Scanning Deep and Wide
2/ Involving Multiple Perspectives through diverse boards, organisations and supporter networks.
3/ Running processes that involve those diverse perspectives and shining different ways of looking at the future.
4/ Understanding the context rather than just copying an idea from somewhere else and plonking it into your organisation.
Improving the flexibility of strategy by:
1/ Scenario based planning.
2/ Involving multiple possible future in your thinking.
3/ Experimenting and “feeling” your way forward as well as thinking your way forward.
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