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Horizon plan: How to develop a continuous long-term plan

Andrew Hedley discusses how continuous planning can help you to improve the implementation of your firm’s strategic vision

21 September 2012

Four things you will learn from this Masterclass:

  1. How to translate high-level strategy into operational actions

  2. The importance of aligning and nesting firm plans

  3. The benefits of a continuous planning cycle

  4. Why you should scan the horizon and use scenario planning

 

It is self-evident that, without a clear and robust approach to implementation, even the most well-crafted of strategic plans will founder. A continuous longer-term planning cycle is required. This article considers how such an approach may be developed in law firms.

When thinking about strategy, there are some ‘big issue’ questions that should be considered (see box: Strategic ...

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