Rapid Strategy Development & Implementation
You want to use your philanthropy to change the world.
But how do you realize your vision during a crisis?
To navigate and lead during turbulent times, you need a flexible strategy. Your strategy defines what you want to accomplish and how you want to accomplish it. Yet too often, philanthropists lack clarity on both.
As a leader, you may be lacking critical clarity if you:
Whether you’re developing your strategy for the first time, looking to refresh an existing one, undertaking a dramatic shift, or need to rapidly implement your strategy, renowned global philanthropy advisor Kris Putnam-Walkerly can help. And she can do it quickly and by working with your team remotely!
How Kris Can Help You
Sentient Strategy® is a revolutionary approach to formulate strategy quickly, to be used immediately for as long as conditions warrant, and then to make changes rapidly as conditions change. It builds a simple and flexible strategic approach that creates a road map for change and holds people accountable for rapid implementation.
If this crisis had taught us anything, it’s the futility of spending one year to create a three-year strategic plan. Strategy must be easily adaptable to achieve positive social change in a world where disruption and volatility are the status quo. Now more than ever, philanthropists must be aware of the changing environment in which they operate, and the implications of their actions on others. The Sentient approach helps you do that. You’ll achieve faster results and have a flexible template for adjusting course regularly.
With the right preparation and discipline, Sentient Strategy can be developed in person or remotely within a week! Kris can then be available to offer your team implementation advice and guidance for a period of 30, 60 or 90 days, depending upon your needs
In a one-day Sentient Strategy workshop you will:
A well-developed strategy is only useful if it’s implemented! To ensure success, Kris will help you more effectively execute your strategy toward your desired future:
Design and Launch of Strategic Initiatives
For funders that are implementing their strategy or funding initiative, an annual strategy tune-up can keep your strategy fresh and on track. Kris can help you to quickly: