Whole Brain Strategy
See the big picture and engage hearts as well as minds!
When you’re setting a new course of action, a lot is at stake. You need to cover all the angles.
Your logic and intuition must both point the same way.
How can Metaphor Mapping help? It makes your strategy “mind sized”, ensures stakeholder testing and alignment. It makes you show the big picture, the relevant players, environmental, historical and expected future factors. The web of forces and their interrelationships. It ensures a joint, committed vision with unambiguous definition of obstacles to implementation.
A strategic planning best practice
- See the big picture
- Generate solid ideas and test them from all prespectives
- Consider alternatives and obstacles
- Assign clear responsibilities