How does strategy differ in practice from its theoretical foundations?
Topic: it strategic planning best practices
This information technology strategic plan can be used as an example to create an IT Strategy for your organization. It provides examples of identifying key business objectives, establishing governing principles for IT, envisioning the future state IT, and creating an IT strategy to achieve these objectives.
This guide to strategic planning details a steps-by-step approach to strategic planning with best practices at each step to make it a success. What is the objective of strategic planning? What are the prerequisites of and constraints to effective strategic planning? How to create an effective communication strategy for the strategic planning process?
This article provides tips on strategic planning – for each step in the process. Best practices are listed for each step in the strategic planning process.
This white paper introduces the concept if strategic planning for information technology, discusses a framework for IT planning, and related processes to make the IT planning initiative produce results.
This guide helps develop a strategic plan including an approach, framework and process. The five phases of strategic planning are described in detail-agreeing to plan, gathering facts, evaluating facts, defining the plan, and evaluating results. Leading practices, and tips and tricks are also provided with each step.
This presentation discusses the process to build a world class Information Technology Strategy.
This guide provides an overview of a framework to plan and implement sustainable value generating IT capability. It discusses the key steps, activities, stages, and roles and responsibilities to make IT successful.
This guide provides an overview of the IT Strategy planning process with special emphasis on "how to align business strategy with IT strategy"
These surveys provide insight into IT Strategy use, adoption and results in organizations.
A framework for business IT alignment.
A good IT Strategy Plan that you can use as a template to create your own.
This in-depth – 78 pages – presentation goes into just about everything you would have wanted to know about IT Strategy aka business IT alignment (ICT Strategy, IS strategy, IS strategic alignment, IT Alignment, strategic information systems planning (SISP)…)
This is an in-depth information technology strategic planning example that details the process and framework that CIOs can adapt to give direction to their own IT Organizations. Excellent Read!! (200 pages)
Use this template to create an IT strategic plan for your organization – aligning business with IT strategy. IT Strategy Template can be downloaded for free by CIO Index members.
CIOs can use this step-by-step guide to improve business IT alignment.
There are many definitions of IT Strategy. Which one is true?