Scenario Planning Fundamentals: Illuminating Possible Futures

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August 13, 2020
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In July 2020, APQC hosted Dan L. Ward (Special Advisor for Talent Solutions, NASA) for a conversation about how organizations can use approaches rooted in scenario planning to evaluate likely workforce futures. Ward discussed: 

»    The benefits of scenario planning for organizations; 
»    formal scenario planning and alternative tools/approaches; 
»    examples of scenario-based planning in practice; and 
»    examples of broader studies and reports that can provide a helpful springboard for organizations

Ward’s examples and insights are applicable to any organization or leader that wants to plan today for whatever tomorrow might bring