Strategic Planning


How Often Should You Engage Stakeholders?

November 10, 2021

Connecting more frequently can reduce pressure, help manage risk, inform decision making, and reinforce trust.READ MORE

Case Studies

Case Study: Helping the Elizabeth Fry Society of Northwestern Ontario Manage Organizational Growth

May 12, 2021

The Elizabeth Fry Society of Northwestern Ontario engaged Laridae to systematically review the core components of their organization, identify and prioritize areas in need of future improvement, and work with them to develop their first operational plan.READ MORE

Case Studies

Case Study: Developing Streams Community Hub’s Strategic Plan

February 05, 2021

Read about how we helped Streams Community Hub develop a clear and actionable strategic plan.READ MORE


How to Get the Most out of your Strategic Planning Process

October 07, 2020

This post is practical. It will to take you through what you need to know – and what you need ask – so you are prepared for a successful strategic planning process. READ MORE


Finding Direction During Uncertainty: In Praise of the 18-24 Month Plan

August 05, 2020

As a non-profit leader, is it still possible to conduct big-picture planning during periods of uncertainty? What is the best approach? What traps should you watch out for? READ MORE


Strategic Planning: What’s in Store for Laridae?

January 16, 2020

Laridae is a team of planners. We encourage reflection on process and engagement. Many of you might wonder: do we take our own advice?READ MORE


Three Ways To Avoid Strategic Planning Missteps

November 06, 2019

Our top recommendations for making your strategic planning process a success. READ MORE