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Definitions and views of strategy

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An explanation of what strategy is and the role that it plays in the success of your organisation.

This section will encourage an exploration of what we all think about strategy, how it works in our sector, and how we can improve our impact for beneficiaries by implementing strategy.

An introduction to strategy

A simple explanation of strategy including views from strategy experts and charity and non profit leaders on strategy development.

Definitions of strategy

What is a 'strategy' and why it helps to have one.

Strategic planning: steadying the ship

Strategic planning in challenging times, with a focus on the role of the chief executive.

Using strategy to weather the storm

How strategy can be used to help organisations weather the storm, as seen by Tim Wilson former director of performance programme at NCVO Charities Evaluation Services.

New thinking on outcomes-focused strategy

An article stimulating new thinking on outcomes-focused strategy by Dr Richard Piper, former Head of Strategy and Impact, NCVO.

Page last edited Apr 07, 2017

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