10 Tips to Make the Strategic Plan Your Own

The Academy's Future and You

  1. Understand the critical role you play in both strategy development and strategy implementation.
  2. Take a more active role in improving the health of Americans.
  3. Review the goals and focus on results you want to achieve.
  4. Adapt the values that are specific to your program of work.
  5. Integrate your plan into your day-to-day operation.
  6. Get and stay connected to the Academy and the strategic plan — read the Daily News, log on to eatrightPRO.org, etc.
  7. Once you have adapted the plan, keep your plan alive.
  8. Develop specific action steps (tactics) to implement your strategy.
  9. Monitor progress of those action steps quarterly.
  10. Remember, it's one thing to adapt the Academy's strategic plan, and quite another to implement it. Work the plan and make it your own!

Questions or comments? Email strategicplan@eatright.org.