Obstacles to Good Business Planning

  • Operations Dominates Managements Time
  • No Crisis… No Planning
  • Reluctance to Address Tough Issues (The Elephant in the Room)
  • Good Strategic Information Not Available
  • Thinking Is Quantitative, Not Qualitative
  • Under Estimating Time and Effort Needed To Plan Well
  • Planning For The Sake Of Planning, Is a Substitute for Action