Keeping your institution on a sustainable financial path requires balancing near-term challenges and priorities with mid- and long-term strategic and financial planning. In this on-demand webinar, Inside Higher Ed’s Doug Lederman stresses the importance of adjusting traditional strategic planning tools — such as macro-trends, SWOT, multi-year budgeting, and scenario analysis — to the needs of today’s modern environment. You’ll also hear tips on adjusting traditional strategic planning tools, including:

  • Macro-trends
  • SWOT
  • Multi-year budgeting
  • Scenario analysis



  • Doug Lederman, Inside Higher Ed Editor and Co-Founder
  • Paul N. Friga, University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill Clinical Associate Professor of Strategy and Entrepreneurship