Why Organization's Fail

Organization failure begins at the top. Rotary did not stop growing because people were not interested in joining local Rotary clubs. The number of people joining Rotary clubs proves that. It stopped growing because its leaders assumed it was in the business of supplying humanitarian services rather than in the business of creating Rotarians; they were product oriented instead of member oriented.

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Wednesday, November 1, 2017

Preparing a Rotary Strategic Plan



The red text is linked to the Rotatorial that discusses the topic.

To create an effective strategic plan, organizations must know the reasons they exist; their Purpose and Objective.  Does Rotary International?  Does your district?  Does your club?

To survive over the long haul, organizations should have a Differentiating Identity.  Does Rotary International?  Does your district?  Does your club?

Successful organizations have healthy Cultures.  Does Rotary International?  Does your district? Does your club?

Successful organizations project a clear Image.  Does Rotary International?  Does your district? Does your club?

And should strategic plans center on Achieving Outcomes or Feeding the Elephant?

Unless something unusual comes up, this will be the last post on Retention Central until 2018.  Enjoy the holiday season while remembering that