TITLE

Plans Need Friends

AUTHOR(S)
Umbach, Judith M.
PUB. DATE
October 2005
SOURCE
Feliciter;2005, Vol. 51 Issue 5, p204
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the three-year business plans and budget of the Calgary Public Library (CPL) in Calgary, Alberta. The CPL has tried various styles of three-year business planning. The CPL has even been able to collaborate with the process of the City's 25- to 30-year plans for land management. The City has developed a set of technology strategies that extend even beyond the three-year business planning cycle because they think that three years is insufficient to plan the realization of goals.
ACCESSION #
20786258

 

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