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The Prepared Mind at a time of crisis

By John Deverell I ascribe the expression “the Prepared Mind” to two people. Firstly, to Louis Pasteur, who said: “Fortune favours the Prepared Mind”. Secondly, to Ulf Henriksson. It was Ulf who took Invensys plc into the FTSE-100 – and who headhunted me out of the Army some ten years ago to join the company. He used the expression to describe the state of mind required to deal with potential crises, of which we had many. It was to be achieved through forward thinking, training and teamwork.   Achieving the Prepared Mind is good guidance for all of us when…
Source: Military Times (The Prepared Mind at a time of crisis)

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