3B: Draw the Delivery Chain

The delivery chain is the set of actors (people or organizations) and the relationships between them through which a given strategy will be implemented. It answers the question: “Starting with your strategic intent and ending with changes in practice at the front line, how – and through whom – does your strategy actually happen?”


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3. Delivery planning toolkit overview
3.A. Delivery plan rubric
3.B. Reviewing a delivery plan
3.C. Developing a delivery plan architecture
3.D. Sample delivery plans
3.E. Articulating a theory of action
3.F. Quick guide to strategy profiles
3.G. Defining strategies using a strategy profile
3.H. Prioritizing strategies using a 2×2 matrix
3.I. Identifying system activities to remove or deprioritize
3.J. Constructing a delivery chain
3.K. Analyzing the delivery chain for risks
3.L. Developing feedback loops
3.M. Common Core feedback loops
3.N. Planning for capacity building by role group
3.O. Establishing a baseline for a trajectory
3.P. Identifying connections between goals and strategies
3.Q. Estimating the impact of strategies on trajectories
3.R. Trajectory tool