A Plan For The Future – Or Not

Diagram of planning cycle steps

By Compo [CC-BY-SA-3.0] via Wikimedia Commons

If you’re planning for the future, what do you do?

I’m guessing that you would think about what life might be like in that future, what sort of problems you might need to deal with, and how you might get from where you are now to where you want to be.

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The Inconvenient Truth About High Gas Prices

Photo: Steven Depolo licenced under CC BY 2.0

Photo: Steven Depolo licenced under CC BY 2.0

‘High gas prices threaten thousands of jobs, billions of dollars: industry.’

That was the headline for an ABC story on 21 July 2014 about a report by Deloitte Access Economics. Fairfax media ran a similar story with the headline ‘Thousands of jobs at risk due to surging gas price, new research warns’.

But is it the full story? Continue reading