Government Services

Strategic Planning

Strategic planning is an essential tool for organizations and teams alike. We offer a unique approach to strategic planning for state and local governments. Our process integrates the balanced scorecard (BSC) framework with Results-Based Accountability (RBA), resulting in strategic plans designed to fit an organization’s unique needs and also enhance operational performance. Our strategic planning experts pay particular attention to the goals of our partners. While our full process typically lasts five to six months from initial engagement to final delivery, each engagement can be flexible and customized to an organization’s needs.


Our Process 

Our strategic planning process covers three stages: Needs Assessment, Plan Development and Implementation.

Our Team

Each strategic planning project team includes at least two Institute of Government researchers and facilitators to conduct the needs assessment, facilitate the planning sessions, write the report, and deliver the final plan.


Our strategic planning engagements offer the following takeaways: