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Leadership Development Module 1, Chapter 3: Business Planning

Published: 26 February 2016

ID: G00300034

Analyst(s): Michael Smith


This chapter introduces the business planning part of the Leadership Development module.

Table Of Contents
  • Overview


  • Introduction: Why We Need Integrated Planning
  • Step 1: Creating the Strategy
  • Step 2: Turning Strategic Intent Into Clear Business Plans
    • Translating Strategic Intents Into Objectives
    • Using the Gartner Business Value Model
  • Step 3: IT Business Support Planning — Identify All the Options
    • Optimize and Prioritize
  • Step 4: Defining the IT Strategy and Operating Model
    • IT Migration Plan
  • Step 5: Developing an Operating Plan — Monitor and Adjust Annually
  • Step 6: Making Adjustments to the IT Operating Model
    • Annual Plan
  • Conclusions
  • Recommendations
  • Recommended Reading

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