Donald Golob Consulting provides a full range of strategic planning services, including:
Design, execution, and documentation of the process
Market research, stakeholder surveys, information analysis
Facilitation of strategic planning sessions as part of the process
Providing advice and guidance to the strategic planning steering committee
Drafting of the strategic plan
- Plan presentation to the key decision-makers
- Plan implementation
Examples of Donald Golob's strategic planning engagements include:
Strategic Planning Process Guidance and Facilitation for the Canadian Mental Health Association - Vancouver Burnaby Branch
Donald Golob provided strategic planning guidance and advice and stakeholder planning session facilitation services to the CMHA - Vancouver Burnaby Branch during the development of a strategic plan for the organization. The Strategic Plan was unanimously adopted by the Branch Board of Directors at its November 2005 meeting, and the process has moved into the implementation phase.
"... the Board last night approved (in fact, acclaimed!) the Strategic Plan ... Success!! We owe you a debt of thanks for so ably guiding us through this process.
Jonathan Oldman, Executive Director, Canadian Mental Health Association - Vancouver Burnaby Branch, Vancouver, BC, Canada
Development of a Strategic Plan for the Certified Dental Assistants of British Columbia
Donald Golob worked with the CDABC to develop its strategic plan, which included working with the Strategic Planning Steering Committee to develop and implement the process, facilitating meetings of the Committee to develop the plan, facilitating a stakeholder meeting to review the draft plan and background information, drafting the strategic plan, and presenting the draft plan to the Board of Directors for review and adoption. Recently, Donald Golob facilitated a session with the board and senior staff to review the strategic plan.
"Thank you for your leadership on Saturday. You kept us on task and focused. You drive us to where we need to go by forcing us to find answers to the most important questions. "
Marlene Robinson, Executive Director, Certified Dental Assistants of BC, Vancouver, BC, Canada
Development of a Strategic Plan for Raincity Housing and Support Society
Donald worked with Raincity Housing and Support Society (formerly Triage Emergency Services & Care Society) to help the organization develop its strategic plan for the period 2004-8. This included facilitating board/senior staff and field staff planning sessions and drafting the strategic plan. Recently, Donald facilitated a session with a group of Triage's board members and senior staff to review and make recommendations on how to revise the senior management structure to support the strategic plan.
"You exceeded my expectations and restored my confidence in outside consultants."
Mark Smith, Executive Director, Raincity Housing and Support Society, Vancouver, BC, Canada
Additional groups Donald Golob has provided strategic planning assistance to include:
If you require further information on any of these strategic planning engagements, or you would like to discuss your strategic planning needs, please contact us.