Commentary by Michael Wade on Leadership, Ethics, Management, and Life
Thursday, March 24, 2016
I've never regretted making a checklist but I have regretted not having used one. The idea that our memory is so thorough that it will rapidly reveal everything we need for a particular task or project is, to put it politely, nuts. How often have you compiled a checklist only to make additions later? After using checklists sporadically, I have adopted a new rule: If the project is important, make (and keep) a checklist.