Planning Related Quotes

A plan is only a scenario, and almost by definition, it is optimistic... As a result, scenario planning can lead to a serious underestimate of the risk of failure.

Daniel Kahneman

#Optimistic #Planning

“I think we're planning on doing that in the future instead of school assembly, ... We don't lose academic time during the school day for an assembly, and this way it's a lot easier to get the parents and the community involved.”

Allison Johnson

#Future #Planning #School #Time

I think we have to notice that the business processes we use right now for thinking and planning and budgeting and strategy are all delivered on very tight agendas.

Margaret J. Wheatley

#Delivered #Planning

There are three creativities: creativity in technology, in product planning, and in marketing. To have any one of these without the others is self defeating in business.

Akio Morita


Even if you are planning a birth with an epidural, the evidence suggests that a doula can help make things go much more smoothly.

Emily Oster

#Birth #Planning #Smoothly

I went into this job to do plays, but that's here for 10 weeks, and the rest of the year I do a lot of other things-the administrative work of planning, reading plays.

Michael Ritchie

#Administrative #Planning

“Our integration planning since announcing the merger last October has gone exceptionally well, ... Upon receiving stockholder approval, we will be ready to start operating effectively as one company.”

David O'reilly

#Approval #Planning #Will

“I came over and she told me she was planning to admit herself the next day, ... I was kind of taken aback. I asked her if she wanted to reschedule, but she didn't want to. She wanted the company. Or maybe the hospital didn't take admissions on Sundays.”

Anne Sexton

#Day #Planning

“Approximately 1,000 families are registered through our office, but this does not account for all of the families planning to attend through the greek houses. I would imagine, in total, at least 5,000 participants will be on campus.”

Christina Lieberman

#Account #Approximately #Families #Not #Office #Planning #Registered

Russia and the U. S. have announced they are definitely planning several space machines. So it's quite possible that the first space ships or satellites may encounter other interplanetary machines, manned or otherwise. Our space devices may even be closely approached by such alien machines...

Donald Keyhoe

#Approached #Devices #Manned #Planning #Ships