Episode of Series “Management Techniques”.
One of a series of films about some of the problems of forecasting, and of trying to achieve control through forecasts, particularly in the case of small and medium-sized firms. Intuition and detached statistical forecasts are both highly vulnerable to the unexpected. Unless this limitation can be overcome, forecasting is of no use to management.
Agriculture, Business, Commerce & Industry → Business forecasting
Agriculture, Business, Commerce & Industry → Business planning
Education, Instruction, Teaching & Schools → Management - Study and teaching
Educational & Instructional
Educational & Instructional → Educational films
Mathematics, Science & Technology → Statistics
Short films → Short films - Great Britain
Black and White
16mm film; Access Print (Section 1)