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Thinking about the Future: Prediction and Intervention
Cause and Effect in Strategy: Strategy Principles 2 • 2m 51s
Shaping the future is the core purpose of strategy. This requires prediction and intervention.
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Limits to Prediction and Intervention
Why are prediction and intervention so difficult? The future is "under-determined", meaning that the present circumstances can produce many possible futures.