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Maintaining Strategic Focus

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July 18th 2018 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Suite 100
Denver, CO 80203-3529

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Phone: (303) 865-8270
Event Fee(s)
Member $ 0.00
Non-Member $ 65.00
AFP $ 60.00

Our professional development trainings are made possible by the generous support of U.S. Bank



Great governing boards know their highest calling is planning for the future. The challenge is transition your board from a near-term, present mindset to a long-term, strategic mindset. Only then will they realize their full potential to impact the future of your organization.

This training provides the formula for establishing and maintaining a strategic focus with your governing board.  Using this formula, the entire orientation of your board will be forward-focused with a mind towards strategy.

Event Description
Learning Objectives

Those in attendance will:

  1. Learn the seven step formula for establishing and maintaining a strategic focus with your governing board.

  2. Understand how to allocate appropriate time to strategy discussions at every board meeting.

  3. Participate in high-level dialog with your peers on how to extend the timeframe for planning in order to maximize the potential of your future.

  4. Consider alternatives for having pivotal conversations with your board.

  5. Gain insight into what a fully-integrated strategic planning model can do to engage not only the board, but other key constituents in the planning process.


CEO's/Executive Directors & Board Members

Level of Difficulty


3 - 5 years of experience in the field

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Mark Holdt, Mountain Sage Consulting

With more than 30 years of experience, Mark Holdt, Owner of Mountain Sage Consulting, helps organizations create powerful visions and realize their potential. His diverse background provides a wealth of experiences that enable him to view each client from a comprehensive perspective. Leader, visionary, coach, mentor, strategist, facilitator, motivator, educator, analyst and friend are all titles assigned to Mark by his clients.




Qualifies for Excellence in Nonprofit Principles and Practices. Completion of a post-training evaluation is required for this training to count toward recognition. 


Need to cancel? Please use the link in your confirmation email or email Akila Copeland no fewer than 3 business days prior to the training. Members, please review our Cancellation Policy for more information. 

Event Custom Fields
Training/Event Topic Governance
Training Medium In Person
Event Region Ft.Collins/Greeley, Denver Metro, Pikes Peak Region

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