Have Fun with Strategic Planning

7 Pages Posted: 7 Mar 2016

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Kellye Y. Testy

University of Washington - School of Law

Date Written: 2015


Although widely dreaded, strategic planning is often required. More importantly, it is critical for institutional success.

Here I offer tips for successful strategic planning in law schools, organized around the mnemonic HAVE FUN: H: Hands on and High Priority; A: Align Ideas with Funding; V: Viewpoint Diversity Is Critical; E: Engage All Key Stakeholders...at the Right Time; F: Find Leverage Points for Communication; U: Understand Who's Doing What; N: Never Put It on a Shelf.

Keywords: strategic planning, law schools, legal education, law school administration, deans

Suggested Citation

Testy, Kellye Y., Have Fun with Strategic Planning (2015). University of Toledo Law Review, Vol. 46, No. 2, pp. 401-06, 2015, Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=2709179

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