Preparing for a strategic planning meeting? Think SWOT: strengths, weaknesses, opportunities and threats. Assign team members to focus on each of these areas. Strengths and weaknesses are internal issues; employees need to assess the innards of the business and measure performance. Opportunities and threats involve external forces, so help the team research market trends and competitors’ moves.
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