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Virtual Workshop: Strategic Planning to Empower Your Team

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Virtual Workshop: Strategic Planning to Empower Your Team

April 13 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm PDT

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One event on April 15, 2021 at 10:00 am


Need clearer direction for your organization, to get your team moving in the same direction?
Strategic planning is a great way to do both! This strategic planning ‘how-to’ workshop will introduce you to strategic planning, and go further so you can design and deliver the process for your business. Join the Whistler Chamber for a two-part workshop facilitated by WCS Engagement + Planning (formerly Whistler Centre for Sustainability). Not only will you be introduced to strategic planning tips, tools and techniques, you will practice using them during the workshop. You will receive a number of strategic planning templates so you can jump into the process easily.

Key takeaways:

  • Understand the what, why, how and who of strategic planning
  • Learn about the Business Model Canvas as a framework for identifying your key strategies
  • Learn key tips, tools and techniques for designing and delivering the process and engaging your team in developing your strategic plan
  • Take home some helpful templates so you can easily get the process started

This training takes place over 2 sessions:

  • Tuesday, April 13 – 10AM – 12PM
    • ​Introduction to strategic planning
    • Introduction to the business model canvas and identifying your strategies
  • Thursday, April 15 – 10AM – 12PM
    • ​Introduction to designing and delivering the process, including tips, tools, techniques and templates

Location: Virtual meeting, held on Zoom.
This is a meeting style event, so attendees cameras will be on, but their microphones muted during the presentation. There will be an opportunity to ask questions using the chat feature in Zoom.
Fees/Admission: Chamber Members – $49, Future Members – $99.
This training is being offered at a significantly discounted COVID-19 pricing, made possible with the generous support of the WCS Engagement + Planning.
Contact Information: Chanelle Conley – Member Experience Coordinator 604.932.5922 ext. 960, Send Email
Register online:


Cheeying Ho, Executive Director, WCS Engagement + Planning
Shannon Gordon, Planning & Engagement Specialist, WCS Engagement + Planning

About WCS Engagement + Planning (formerly Whistler Centre for Sustainability)

WCS is an enterprising non-profit organization pursuing a vision of a better world – one that is healthy, prosperous, resilient and sustainable. They are process design and engagement experts and planning specialists. Their processes and facilitation help communities and organizations create the clarity, shared direction and inspiration to move forward together toward a successful and bright future. In the ten years since they were established, their work has extended beyond Whistler; they have supported over 50 communities and organizations around BC, Alberta and the Yukon on a variety of planning, engagement, research and capacity building projects. Recent strategic planning clients have included WORCA, Sk̲wx̲wú7mesh Líl̓wat Cultural Centre, District of Tofino, Granville Island Council and the City of New Westminster.

To learn more about their strategic planning approach and some feature projects, click here.

To learn more about Shannon and Cheeying, click here.

Cancellation Policy: Payment is non refundable for cancellations made within 3 business days of the event, or non attendance on the day.
If you have registered and paid for an event or training, you will be automatically added to the attendance list.




Whistler Chamber of Commerce

Our thanks to The Events Calendar for their support of the non-profit sector by providing a non-profit license.

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