What’s the difference between a successful planning session and an unsuccessful planning session for your credit union or bank?

Execution. Execution makes all the difference.

As strategic planning season gears up for financial institutions around the country, remember that what makes a planning session a win is not how great the catered lunch is or how detailed your SWAT analysis is. Rather, what determines a win is how well your team is able to execute the strategic plan throughout the coming year.

For more on the too-frequent gaps between strategy and execution, watch Mark’s video live from the Grand Canyon.