Read and review The Institute of Leadership & Management: Spotlight on Strategic Models.
Before an operations manager initiative a project or change the processes or techniques within a corporation, the senior management and board of directors must craft strategic agenda. Strategic agendas and planning can encompass the entire company or parts of a division. Sometimes being strategic means thinking outside of the box and view the operational infrastructure as a complex ecosystem. Successful operations managers look at strategic planning systemically as well as strategically.
The Worksheet on Developing Strategy will give you the opportunity to take a systemic and strategic approach to proper organization planning and developing project management initiatives.
Complete the Worksheet: Developing Strategy: Strategic Models