Surprises happen. And some of them hurt.Like natural disasters, business crises are hard to predict. The Japanese stock market collapse, the dot.com implosion, Black Friday 2008 - almost no-one seems to have seen them coming. Why? Is the future forecast-proof? Future uncertainty is much greater than managers typically acknowledge, and over-reliance on statistics obscures an obvious fact: statistical regularity does not imply predictability - it merely shows what happened in the past! In most areas of business, accurate forecasting is just not possible. There are a number of solutions that are sensible, practical and businesslike; they may involve a change of mindset before implementation! View the Adaptive Insights video and learn more about the fastest, easiest and most affordable way to move beyond spreadsheets and into cloud-based automated reporting, budgeting and forecasting.
Introduction to Adaptive Planning: