The following is a strategy game that you may want to play. Its main goal is to help you devise strategic planning by thinking ahead. The rule of the game is simple, but playing it will require a lot of thinking. All you need to do is move your "knight" the same way it's moved at chess (L shaped moves). We believe that games like these can help you make wiser decisions in your life because it teaches you how to think before making a move. Something we don't always do in our daily life.
- How to play: Simply fill the whole board with knights. But you have to make legal chess moves.
- Challenge: Can you finish within 2 minutes?
- Challenge a friend to perform better than you!
Strategic Planning Tips
These are some tips to help you plan strategically. Applying these techniques regularly would be ideal, because practice makes perfect!
- Assess the current situation: Whether it's for business or other environments, assess your situation.
- Use your strength: Utilize your strongest assests, they're there to take advantage of them.
- Protect your weakness: Don't be caught off guard. Your competitors can use your weakness against you.
- Seize the day: Life is full of opportunities. Don't let them go by while you're watching.
- Plan ahead: Now that you know the situation, plan your next move accordingly.
- Set priorities: Don't waste valueble time working on small goals while the main ones are ignored, prioritize your tasks.
- Establish milestones: Milestones help you breakdown your plan into small manageable steps, and give you an idea where you are.
- Evaluate: Make assessments about your plan. Adapt to new situtions, and make changes if necessary.
- Plan B: Create a contingency plan, just in case things don't go the way you planned.
- Opportunities multiply as they are seized.
- All war is based on deception.
- All men can see these tactics whereby I conquer, but what none can see is the strategy out of which victory is evolved.
- Be extremely subtle, even to the point of formlessness. Be extremely mysterious, even to the point of soundlessness. Thereby you can be the director of the opponent's fate.
- For to win one hundred victories in one hundred battles is not the acme of skill. To subdue the enemy without fighting is the acme of skill.
- He who knows when he can fight and when he cannot, will be victorious.
- Hence that general is skilful in attack whose opponent does not know what to defend; and he is skilful in defense whose opponent does not know what to attack.
- If ignorant both of your enemy and yourself, you are certain to be in peril.
- If you are far from the enemy, make him believe you are near.
- In the practical art of war, the best thing of all is to take the enemy's country whole and intact; to shatter and destroy it is not so good.
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