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Environmental Scanning & Strategic Planning

ASID Environmental Scanning Report
Prepared annually as part of the Society's strategic planning process, this report looks at large-scale trends and developments in the spheres of economics, politics, society, technology and the environment, as well as within the A&D sectors of the building industry.  Download the current ASID Environmental Scanning Report (PDF).

Strategic Planning
Strategic planning differs from operational planning.  It focuses on understanding external forces that may impact your business now and in the future and then devising strategies for how to take advantage of developing opportunities or avoid encroachment on your market by others. Here's a process to make strategic planning useful without being too time-consuming or onerous.

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