STRATEGIC PLANNING / BETTER STILL TOOLKIT—CHART THE FUTURE TOGETHER
Chart the Future Together
Elicit smart thinking and make excellent decisions together, as you design your organization’s next era of success.
A powerful pathway and 14 tools to shape the future
It’s a volatile time. You and your fellow leaders must determine where to take your organization, team, or initiative next, and where after that. To get there, you’ll need to generate smart thinking and make excellent decisions, together.
Given the stakes, it’s wise to have support as you and your colleagues think, analyze, and decide your future course. Your ally is this Better Still Teamwork Toolkit, a strategic-planning process with a six-phase digital pathway and 14 powerful step-by-step tools.
Chart the Future Together provides a facilitator and project team with six smart, well-organized, easy-to-follow phases:
ASK STRATEGIC QUESTIONS
IDENTIFY THE FACTS
ANALYZE THE FACTS AND CONSIDER SCENARIOS
GENERATE OPTIONS AND EXAMINE PROS & CONS
DECIDE AND COMMUNICATE
Your Better Still Teamwork Toolkit—Chart the Future Together provides everything you’ll need to successfully facilitate all six phases of the pathway, as you chart your future together.
Here’s a sampler of what’s inside Chart the Future Together:
Onboarding and valuable context
At-a-glance pathway overview
Instructions for every phase
Recommended tools in each phase
Tool library with 14 Better Still Tools
As you think and decide together across the six phases, you’ll be supported by these 14 Better Still Tools:
Agree on the intention and process of what you’re discussing together.
Influence others in a way that brings the best ideas forward.
Improve joint thinking by becoming a powerful, purposeful listener.
Enrich dialogue by asking questions that promote better thinking.
Become smarter together with 25 strategic questions.
Reach agreement about what you’re trying to decide together, and why.
Understand the facts of the situation.
Become smart together about what might happen, so you’re better prepared to respond.
Develop excellent and energizing options together.
Understand the pros and cons before you decide.
Find a path forward together if you should become stuck.
Determine who will make the decision, and how.
Communicate your decision so others can support and take action on it.
Communicate smart requests that result in effective action.
Every Better Still Tool includes:
What’s in a Better Still Tool?
This is a time to get smart, together.
Mapping the smartest, most sustainable way forward requires intelligent and wise contributions from the people who know your organization best, as well as from those whose views challenge conventional thinking. Especially in a volatile, complex, fast-moving world, the roadmap to your organization’s or team’s next era of success calls for outstanding thinking, communication, and collaboration from multiple contributors.
Call on the Chart the Future Together toolkit to help you.
On-demand digital access to the Chart the Future Together six-phase pathway, with step-by-step instructions
Access to 14 Better Still tools, available for mobile devices, tablets, and desktops
An online onboarding experience to help you gain value quickly, and maximize the toolkit’s use through your subscription
Regular suggestions from Better Still about how and when to use your toolkit to gain the most benefit from it
$525 per subscriber for a 12-month subscription, billed annually