I came across this great quotation: “Plans are worthless, but planning is everything.”. American army general and statesman, Dwight D. Eisenhower seems to be re-working a peacetime version of something written in an earlier letter, “In preparing for battle I have always found that plans are useless but planning is indispensable.”
How are you now that the first week of 2021 is unfolding and many of us are even beginning to return to work?
Christmas and New Year, pleasant though they are, seem to create a time warp where it’s difficult to know what day of the week it is and, I for one am pleased to welcome a greater structure to my week as it is shaped by the ebb and flow of my work activities.
At this time of year we often think about resolutions – I’ve never been a big fan. The fact that the majority of resolutions are ditched by the end of January shows that I’m not alone. But I am a fan of setting intentions and maybe my professional intentions for 2021 can be summed up as outreach…