The purpose of strategic planning

January 11

“Good Planning And Hard Work Lead to Prosperity, But Hasty Shortcuts Lead to Poverty.” Proverbs 21:5 (NLT).

“A vision without a plan is just a dream. A plan without a vision is just drudgery. But a vision with a plan can change the world.” – Old Proverb.

  • To help you provide direction, meaning, and purpose for your life
  • Make decisions that positively affect your future
  • Focus your energy on what is most important
  • Achieve the greatest result in the shortest period of time
  • Significantly increase your level of performance
  • Enjoy more time, money, balance and freedom
  • Eliminate uncertainty, anxiety, doubt and fear
  • Leverage your skills more effectively
  • Enhance your quality of life and overall peace of mind
  • Be more, do more and ultimately to have more from life.


Some wisdom gems-

  • It is more risky not to take risks
  • Right knowledge rightly applied brings result
  • Efficiency is doing things right, effectiveness is doing the right things rightly.
  • Procrastination is the thief of time
  • When one bases his life on principle, 99% of his decisions are already made


For further Study

Proverbs 16:3, Psalm 37:5, Proverbs 30:25

Personal declaration for the day

I will plan my work and work my plan.

Questions for you to reflect on:

What are your expectation and goals for this year?

How do you plan to achieve them?