Definition of Planning

Planning is a process through which one sets an goal and few objectives, takes decision in advance what to be done to achieve the goal and works

Planning is the first and one of the most important tasks of the management process. Because businessmen can take decisions in advance with the help of planning what they should do and what they should not do.
Definition of planning
Planning is related to taking advanced decisions about the something in future. So planning is the advance decision of a work done in the future.

Planning is the process of selecting the most appropriate program to achieve a goal by means of an intelligent mental process.

According to W. H. Newman, "Planning is deciding in advance what is to be done; that is, a plan is a projected course of action."

According to Stoner, Freeman & Gilbert, "Planning is a particular kind of decision-making that addresses the specific future that manager desire for their organization."

  • According to Griffin, "Planning means setting organizational goals and deciding how best to achieve them."

So, Planning is a process through which one sets a goal and a few objectives take a decision in advance on what to be done to achieve the goal, and works following the decision. 

Here are some tips to help you plan effectively:

  • Write down your goal(s) and write them out in detail.

  • Make a list of things that you need to get done to achieve your goal.

  • Think about the order in which you will do these tasks.

  • Set deadlines for yourself.

  • Don't procrastinate!

  • Be realistic.

  • Always keep track of your progress.

  • Keep a journal where you record your thoughts, ideas, and plans.

In the conclusion, we can say that planning is the act of thinking about what you want to do before you actually do it. Planning helps you make sure that you have everything you need to complete the task at hand. Without proper planning, you may end up wasting time and money. You should always plan ahead and think about how you are going to accomplish your goals. If you don't plan, then you won't know if you've succeeded or not.

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