Resources and Educational Materials

Understanding Balanced Scorecards and Strategy MapsPDF Icon

An overview guide to understanding the Balanced Scorecard methodology of strategic planning and management.

Cascading the Balanced Scorecard and Strategy MapPDF Icon

A visual guide to understanding how the Tier 1-3 Balanced Scorecard system aligns strategy amongst the organization, business units, and teams/individuals.

Understanding Upstate Medical University’s Strategy MapPDF Icon

This guide explains the development of our Upstate Medical University specific strategy map. 

OUR Upstate Terminology GuidePDF Icon

A key to balanced scorecard and strategic planning terminology.

OUR Upstate Objectives, Definitions, and Intended ResultsPDF Icon

Explanation of Upstate’s Tier 1 institutional objectives – what must be done to be successful over time.

OUR Upstate InitiativesPDF Icon

Explanation of Upstate’s Tier 1 strategic initiatives – new or continuing projects designed to improve performance on strategic objectives.