Strategic Planning Guide for Community Banks and Thrifts by Douglas V. Austin, Craig D. Bernard
eBook Title: Strategic Planning Guide for Community Banks and Thrifts
Publisher: McGraw-Hill; Revised, Subsequent edition (January 1, 1998)
Category: Business & Money
Size ePub vers.: 1449 kb
Size PDF vers.: 1871 kb
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Whether you are trying to survive and flourish as an independent bank, or simply looking for ways to strengthen your bank's performance, Strategic Planning Guide for Community Banks and Thrifts was written for you. This insightful book shows executives of commercial banks, thrift institutions, and holding companies how to develop a plan that is aggressive yet flexible, ready to accommodate unexpected external factors as well as regulatory changes. Before developing your strategic plan, however, you must first conduct a thorough situation analysis. Strategic Planning Guide for Community Banks and Thrifts walks you through the SWOT analysis Strengths, Weaknesses, Opportunities, and Threats - detailing what the board of directors and trustees should reasonably expect from each member of management and key staff. More than any other component, a thorough SWOT analysis is the key to an honest and objective plan - and the blueprint to guarantee that your bank's strategic plan starts on solid footing!