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Where planning comes together. T​he power of SCUP is its community. We learn from one another, sharing how we’ve achieved success and, maybe more importantly, what we’ve learned from failure. SCUP authors, produces, and curates thousands of resources to help you prepare for the future, overcome challenges, and bring planning together at your college or university.
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Planning for Higher Education Journal

No-Brainer or Brain-Twister?

Linking Planning and Budgeting
From Volume 45 Number 3 | April–June 2017
While there is no one right way to link planning and budgeting, there is good practice: what works to influence behavior in the direction of institutional goals, supported by strong leadership.
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Eight Themes in Strategic Planning Locked

Reflections from a Year of Focused Learning
From Volume 45 Number 4 | July–September 2017
Strategic planning and how higher education leaders use strategic planning to move their institutions forward are changing to remain relevant in today’s highly competitive and fast-moving environment.
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Lessons Learned from Strategic Planning for Improved Teaching and Learning in Developing Economies Locked

From Volume 45 Number 4 | July–September 2017
U.S. institutions have much to learn from the major transformations of teaching and learning achieved by higher education institutions in developing economies faced with limited funding and inhospitable environments.
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Achieve Culture Change to Implement Your Strategic Plan Locked

From Volume 46 Number 2 | January–March 2018
This is a reprint of an article originally published in Dean & Provost, volume 19, issue 4, December 2017.
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A Framework for Planning Organizational Diversity Locked

Applying Multicultural Practice in Higher Education Work Settings
From Volume 46 Number 3 | April–June 2018
Cox’s model is used to determine whether a unit is on its way to becoming an effective multicultural organization, highlighting strengths and areas for improvement.
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Integrating Planning Into the Development of Future Higher Education Leaders

From Volume 46 Number 3 | April–June 2018
A practitioner-based program uses the practices of integrated planning to cultivate the knowledge and decision-making capacity of mid-level faculty and administrators, enhancing the higher education leadership of tomorrow.
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Modifying the Strategic Planning Engine Locked

A Case Study
From Volume 46 Number 4 | July–September 2018
Using the Strategic Planning Engine model resulted in a more objective, replicable, scalable, flexible, and transparent planning process with useful and relevant results.
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Using Positive Turbulence for Planning and Change Locked

From Volume 46 Number 4 | July–September 2018
As higher education leaders, we must take charge of our destinies and shape our industry by harnessing the forces of positive change using innovative, intentional approaches.
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Building an Institution Worthy of its History Locked

The Evergreen Strategic Plan at Widener University
From Volume 40 Number 2 | January–March 2012
The co-chairs of Widener University’s strategic planning process and implementation developed evolutionary phases to coincide with the multi-year implementation of the 10-year plan, resulting in greater participation and buy-in.
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The Conflicted Realities of Community College Mission Statements Locked

From Volume 39 Number 2 | January–March 2011
Taking a hard look at a staple of strategic planning.
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Action Research to Support the Sustainability of Strategic Planning Locked

From Volume 39 Number 4 | July–September 2011
Action research examines real-life events to understand and shape future organization action.
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Qualitative Client-Based Research Locked

Tools for Planning
From Volume 40 Number 4 | July–September 2012
A plan that makes use of qualitative client-based research should be far richer and more robust than would otherwise be the case.
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