• Testimonials

    Mary Denton

    At Sunny Hills, we feel very fortunate that Mike Allison was recommended to us as a strategic planning consultant.  From our first conversations and meetings, Mike was engaging and easy-going.  His knowledge of the strategic planning process and experience with nonprofits are both commanding—he wrote the book on it.  Even more important, he showed a […]

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  • Blog

    Strategy Needs a Plan

          Post by Mike Allison, SSIR Blog, May 7, 2015 Stanford Social Innovation Review Upon learning that his possible death had been incorrectly reported, Mark Twain famously responded, “The report of my death was an exaggeration.” It is popular now to say that strategic planning is dead—that the world is changing so fast, […]

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  • Publications

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  • "Strategic Planning for Nonprofit Organizations describes a proven method for creating an effective, organized, actionable strategy, tailored to the unique needs of the nonprofit organization. Now in its third edition, this bestselling manual contains new information about the value of plans, specific guidance toward business planning, and additional information about the strategic plan document itself."