Scenario Planning that Leads To Success
written by Colin Thompson
Colin is a former successful Managing Director and former Group Chairman of the Academy for Chief Executive, Non-Executive Director and Mentor – RFU Leadership Academy, helping companies raise their `bottom-line` and `increase cashflow`. Author of several publications, research reports, guides, business and educational models on CD-ROM/Software/PDF and over 400 articles published on business and educational subjects worldwide. Plus, International Speaker/Visiting University Professor.
Scenario planning isn’t the same issue as strategic planning; basic strategic planning tends to address the accidents of the day, such as the decision to reduce inventory because of a downturn in the economy. Scenario planning looks at what’s going to happen tomorrow. It’s focused on understanding what the future will look like, so that CEOs can build their organisations accordingly…