Behind the Scenes with Strategic Planning, Part 2

Event Details
Thursday, October 5, 2017
Rural Health Innovations (RHI)

Duration: 43 min

(Due to technical difficulties during the live webinar, the presentation was re-recorded at a later time. The Webinar Playback link above will take you to the re-recording of the presentation with full audio content.)

This presentation walks through a strategic planning toolkit to support your work of developing a strategic plan for your recently funded Network Development grant project. The toolkit includes a guide, a template and samples to help you write an effective and dynamic strategic plan. The strategic plan grant deliverable is due to the Electronic Handbook (EHB) by December 31, 2017.

The Strategic Planning Guide and the Strategic Planning Template are available to download in either PDF or Word document formats. Likewise, the Sample Strategic Planning Presentation is available to download as either a PPT file or a PDF file. The PDF versions of the documents are fully accessible according to Section 508 standards.


  • Become familiar with the major components of a strategic plan
  • Learn about approaches for facilitating a group through the strategic planning process
  • Become prepared to document your strategic planning work using the provided template


  • Debra Laine, Rural Health Innovations
Related Resources: 
Past Network Development Webinar

Behind the Scenes with Strategic Planning, Part 1

August 24, 2017

Meaningful strategic paths enable effective change by considering what actions are necessary in order to achieve an organization’s vision. In this webinar, the presenters describe how the product of strategic planning sets the stage for change and provide tips for effective strategic planning.