Strategic Planning Institute


"In these challenging times, creating and implementing a strategic plan is not an option. Getting the right help with proven processes makes this mission possible." -Paul Verst, CEO, Verst Group Logistics


Strategic Planning

You and your leadership team will craft an ready-to-implement strategic plan during five sessions with a professional guide who helps clarify your company’s future direction, priorities and ways to measure your progress.


This five-session program includes:

  • Pre work Session (an online survey and reading) followed by a one-hour on-site meeting
  • Two full-day workshops and one half-day workshop. You will leave with three concise documents that communicate your strategy to your employees as well as track its implementation.
  • Post Evaluation Session approximately 60 days later, A Pathway Guide will meet with your team to review your progress and offer suggestions for staying on track.


The Strategic Planning Institute is designed exclusively for the Goering Center by Pathway Guidance, LLC.

Curriculum leaders are experts in family business dynamics, business execution processes, innovation, customer insight and connecting people to strategy.


Who should attend:  Business Owners, CEOs, COOs, Directors, Vice Presidents, General Managers, and Key employees

Where:  Takes place at the Goering Center, located at U Square in Clifton.

When:  Strategic Planning Institute is offered throughout the year and exact dates are based around each participating company’s availability.

To register or learn more about the Strategic Planning Institute, contact Steve McLemore at 513-556-7409.