TMG Thought Leadership

Top Five Reasons You Need a Strategic Plan

Posted by TMG on Jul 16, 2018 8:42:23 PM

When it comes to strategic planning, there is no question as to if your association needs one. Every organization should have a strategic plan, complete with a planning session that is not just four hours of an already-planned board meeting. Our leaders explained the importance of a strategic plan and why it’s necessary and have summarized the top five reasons that your fiscal year cannot start without one.

Read More

Topics: Board of Directors, Boards, Strategic Discussions, Strategic Planning, Board Management

Tips for Successful On-boarding of New Board Members

Posted by TMG on Jul 12, 2018 2:01:20 PM

Boats aren’t the only thing that are being “a boarded” this season. Summer doesn’t stop associations from thinking forward to the next fiscal year. Many are preparing for their new board members to take their positions and begin their planning for the future of their organization. As this process starts, many ask what do new board members need to know? How can they be effectively and efficiently onboarded? Several of the TMG leadership team weighed in and provided what has worked best for their organizations.

Read More

Topics: Board of Directors, Boards, Strategic Discussions, Strategic Planning, Board Management, association management company, on-boarding

The Best Strategies for Your Strategic Planning

Posted by Joseph Sapp on Jun 5, 2018 3:51:22 PM

The topic of strategic planning is one that is (at least it should be) at top of mind for all associations and their leaders. Strategic planning is defined as a systematic process of envisioning the future of an association, organization or company, and then in-turn, translating the vision into broadly defined goals or objectives with a plan and steps to achieve them.

Read More

Topics: Board of Directors, Strategic Discussions, Strategic Planning, Board Management, Succession Planing, productivity, vision, business plan, consulting and outsourcing

Staying Strategic – Three Ways to Keep Your Board Focused and Productive

Posted by Joseph Sapp on Sep 28, 2016 9:24:43 AM

We have all been there.  Hour 3 of an all-day strategic planning board meeting, cell phones come out, and Facebook seems to pop up on a few laptops.  The focus shifts from the strategic discussion as a few individuals are diving into the weeds to talk about what cheese we are planning to have at the reception. With all these distractions, it can be difficult to keep everyone focused and on task. How did we get here and how do we get out?

Read More

Topics: Boards, Strategic Discussions, Thought Leadership

Follow Us

Subscribe to Email Updates

Recent Posts

Posts by Topic

see all

Our Team