P LA N N IN G AT V A R IO U S

M A N A G EM EN T LEV ELS

Top Management Level – Strategic Planning  2. Middle Management Level – Intermediate Planning  3.Planning Activities Undertaken At Various Levels:  1. Lower Management Level – Operational Planning .

Strategic Planning  The Process of determining the major goals of the organization and the policies and strategies for obtaining and using resources to achieve those goals. .

Intermediate Planning  The process of determining the contributions that subunits can make with allocated resources. .

.Operational Planning  The process of determining how specific task can best be accomplished on time with available resources.