Part I. Simple tools
“The man who has planned badly, if fortune is on his side, may have had a stroke of luck; but his plan was a bad one nonetheless.” Herodotus
“In preparing for battle I have always found that plans are useless, but planning is indispensable.” Dwight D. Eisenhower,
Chapter 1. Inadequate Information
Chapter 2. Information /Ideas
Chapter 3. Elegance, Design & Gaming
Chapter 4. Goals
Chapter 5. Modeling Events
Part II – Approaches & Ideas
Why so serious?
Go make yourself a plan, and be a shining light. Then make yourself a second plan, for neither will come right.
Make a plan, tear it up, all the day you’ll have good luck.
A good plan today is better than a perfect plan tomorrow – proverb
If you want to make God laugh, tell him your plans
Chapter 6. Buffers, Constraints, Resources & Risk
Chapter 7. Stories
Chapter 8. Feedback
Chapter 9. Practicing Planning