ON ADAPTIVE AND AGILE MANAGEMENT
The good thing about managing resources, people and projects is not just about getting things done the right way but being able to make things work when everything else seem not to work well as planned.
You cannot predict the result of whatever endeavor you are into even if you have the best plan and the best minds around but you can face issues proactively which matters most especially on critical times.
This is a lesson a manager has to learn which is something that we all should have mastered in life in general. We have to be able to take the journey and reach our destination be it via the popular path or the road less taken.
This is what Adaptive and Agile Management is all about. Now you can start checking the book to better understand what I am talking about.