Practical Strategic Planning
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Practical Strategic Planning

Total Credits: 4 including 4 Business Management & Organization - Non-technical

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ACPEN Industry Institute |  Industry
James T. Lindell
Course Levels:
4 Hours
Product Type:
Live Webcast Replay
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Welcome to a strategic planning course that will help company managers achieve operational and financial goals. Learn a simplified and workable approach to creating, implementing, monitoring and revising strategies to promote greater company success.  Walk through the major strategic management steps to run an organization. Explore issues related to overall strategic management, the business plan, the strategic plan, budgeting, corporate culture, review and monitoring of performance. Learn about a full range of techniques from simple to complex planning models.   

Basic Course Information

Learning Objectives
  • Understand the overall strategic management process
  • Create a workable and usable business plan, whether it be a simplified one-page plan or a more complex multi-page detailed plan
  • Create a workable and usable strategic plan – simplified or detailed
  • Understand how corporate culture, leadership and staff development can energize or destroy strategic management principles

Major Subjects
  • management strategies
  • strategic planning

Course Materials


James T. Lindell Related seminars and products: 9

CPA, CSP, CGMA, MBA, President

Thorsten Consulting Group, Inc.

James (Jimmy) T. Lindell is President of a Wisconsin-based provider of strategic and financial consulting, professional speaking, training, and executive coaching. Jim has an extensive background in senior management including positions as Chief Financial Officer, Corporate Controller and Corporate Assistant Controller. Jim has worked with a variety of industries including: manufacturing, health care, not-for-profit, distribution, and food processing. He has participated in more than 50 M&A projects.

Jim is a CPA with public accounting experience at several local and regional accounting firms. He is a recipient of the Certified Speaking Professional designation, the highest designation that can be earned by a member of the National Speakers Association. He is a TEC/Vistage Chairman (The Executive Committee).  He is a member (and instructor) of the American Institute of CPAs and the Wisconsin Institute of CPAs and a member of the National Speakers Association.

Jim is the author of the AICPA book Controller as Business Manager, and author of the AICPA courses: AICPA’s Annual Update for Controllers, Analytics and Big Data for Accountants, Strategic Planning: A Simplified and Workable Approach for Private Companies, and AICPA's Controllership: 25 Critical Lessons from the Trenches. Jim also authored and was part of the AICPA video and course, Minimizing the Effects of a Recession on Your Business. He is a contributing author of the AICPA course The Fast Close, Soft Close, Virtual Close? Now Days, Not Weeks.

Jim is a seven-time recipient of the AICPA’s Outstanding Discussion Leader Award.

Jim is a member of the folk music group Deep Pool, retired coach of a boys’ high school rugby club, and still plays “old boys” rugby.


Thu, Mar 07, 2019 - 07:00a to 11:00a CST
Thu, Mar 21, 2019 - 08:00a to 12:00p CDT
Fri, Apr 05, 2019 - 08:00a to 12:00p CDT
Fri, Apr 19, 2019 - 12:00p to 04:00p CDT
Tue, May 07, 2019 - 08:00a to 12:00p CDT
Wed, May 22, 2019 - 07:00a to 11:00a CDT
Fri, Jun 21, 2019 - 08:00a to 12:00p CDT
Fri, Jun 28, 2019 - 10:00a to 02:00p CDT
Tue, Jul 09, 2019 - 01:00p to 05:00p CDT
Tue, Jul 23, 2019 - 07:00a to 11:00a CDT
Tue, Aug 06, 2019 - 07:00a to 11:00a CDT
Wed, Aug 21, 2019 - 10:00a to 02:00p CDT
Fri, Sep 06, 2019 - 10:00a to 02:00p CDT
Fri, Sep 20, 2019 - 07:00a to 11:00a CDT
Fri, Oct 04, 2019 - 11:00a to 03:00p CDT
Tue, Oct 22, 2019 - 07:00a to 11:00a CDT
Thu, Nov 07, 2019 - 08:00a to 12:00p CST
Wed, Nov 20, 2019 - 07:00a to 11:00a CST
Fri, Dec 06, 2019 - 08:00a to 12:00p CST
Fri, Dec 20, 2019 - 10:00a to 02:00p CST

Additional Info

Basic Course Information

Prerequisites None
Advanced Preparation None
Designed For Anyone wanting to know more about management and planning
Original Recording Date 02/07/2018
Yellow Book No
Course Developer James T. Lindell
Date Added to Catalog 02/01/2018

Additional Information

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Instructional Delivery Method Group Internet Based
Course Registration Requirements Online Registration
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