How to plan for an unknown future?

How to plan for an unknown future?

How can you plan for the future when you don’t know what it holds? Come to think of it: what do you not know about your business? December is usually a busy month for business planning with my clients as we spend time looking at the next year in more detail....
Planning for cashflow security

Planning for cashflow security

It’s finally here: the 4th of July, the day the reawakening begins! There’s been all sorts of work to adapt operations to make them “Covid secure” – hand sanitiser, face masks, physical distancing, etc. But as well as the practical/ physical preparations, reopening is...
How to plan for an unknown future?

Make a Plan

How do you make a plan for the rest of this year? If the last six months have taught us anything it’s that we can’t predict the next twist in the story. So is planning a pointless waste of time? This is the (polite) argument that I’ve been engaged in this week while I...
How to plan for an unknown future?

Does my Business Plan need a Mission Statement?

Mission statements are just corporate waffle, about “empowering”, “finding new paradigms” and “evangelising findings”. Right? Recently I have been working in developing Business Plans with two (very different) clients. As part of my preparation for this I started...