Aligning your teams to your most important organizational outcomes has never been easier. With Cascade at your side, you’ll combine a top-down custom framework with bottom-up execution and alignment with all of your people. Stop wasting time on things that don’t matter, and rise above it all with dynamic strategy.
Start with a best-in-class setup, and adjust terminology and custom fields as needed. This is where how YOU think of strategy comes into play.
Don’t overthink it - if it makes sense to just use a single template/term, do it! Keep it simple.
Every organization has key outcomes/objectives to strive for. Set up a few basic categories to group them in (Focus Areas), and start bringing your plan to life!
You can always refine the wording and timelines later - just get your ideas down!
If you don’t have specific metrics in mind yet, you can always add them later. Start by setting the tone with strong outcome statements linked to identity and improvement.
Clear, concise, and consistent communication is the key to any great organization’s success. Bring it all together here.
Once saved, you’ll always have a real-time view of what’s happening in your strategy. This is just the beginning of your strategy execution improvement!
Now that you have a baseline of information and reporting in place, let’s get your team members aligned to the effort.
Your team needs to know: “If it’s not in Cascade, it didn’t happen!”
Cascade will help guide your progress along timelines, and you can complement this with commentary along the way. Tell the whole story!
Even when situations change, rapidly adjust plans on a drag-and-drop canvas so your teams are always on track. Experience a strategic planning process that frees you up to maximize your creative thinking.
Remember, all adjustments like this get saved to an audit log. Dates can also be locked down in the settings if needed.
Keep things that still matter, add new goals that become relevant month to month, and don’t skip the weekly meeting. Keep it to 30 minutes if needed. Focus on celebrating highlights and addressing barriers to overcome in your report.
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This is the flagship feature of the platform, and allows you to create an infinite number of plans.
Create and work together on projects that align with your strategic plans and objectives, whilst monitoring progress.
GoalDeck is the launchpad where everyone can work together to take their strategy to reality.
Strategy execution can take practice, even for the world’s most successful companies. Here are a few extra resources to help you and your teams align and transform the way you prioritize work.
You’ll want as much coordinated sponsorship as possible to really get everyone on board. You’re doing something special - make sure your teammates and leadership understand how this will help them, and they’ll help YOU.