Planning is an essential part of success, and it’s a popular topic this time of year. But, as we all know, life is anything but predictable these days. So how can we create plans for the future when everything is fluid? The solution is a technique known as “flexible planning.” While this concept has gained traction in the project management world recently, it also has much broader life and career applications. In this session, you’ll discover the power of this approach and how to integrate it into your personal and professional goal setting process.
In this session, you will learn…
- Why planning is still useful, even if the plan itself is unlikely to be followed exactly
- How to create plans that keep you focused and on track, but still allow for variation and adaptation
- Why rigidity is dangerous in planning, and how to avoid it
- Simple strategies to implement flexible planning techniques in the workplace