Daily Drucker 8: Write a work plan that includes your focus, desired results, and deadline. Submit it to your boss.
What am I going to focus on?
1.) Expanding my knowledge of Tessitura, and possibly SQL.
2.) Become well-versed in non-profit financial management strategies, accounting and systems.
3.) Improve my knowledge of investments as related to endowment management.
4.) Be comfortable and confident enough to create a viable long-term fiscal model.
What results can be expected for which I should be held accountable?
1.) Attendance at the Tessitura conference; demonstrate knowledge of Tessitura and/or SQL via projects.
2.) Offer better opinions and options when reviewing internal financials and budgets of potential projects; identify methods and strategies to make the company more efficient.
3.) Speak intelligent with members of the endowment committee about the health and future of the symphony's endowment; evaluate plans submitted by services to manage the endowment.
4.) Use knowledge to create various models for the Symphony (1, 3, 5, 10 years, with variations)
By what deadline?