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If that makes the Dallas businessman sound down and out, don't bet the ranch he'll stay down.
His presentation is "Curved Thinking in a Flat World: How to Capitalize on Future Uncertainty." In addition, you'll learn more at the MIT Center for Transportation & Logistics' Hot Topics afternoon panel session at the CSCMP conference, "Applying Curved Thinking in the Supply Chain." For others, I plan to dedicate my next column to discussing the use of scenario planning to help navigate toward an uncertain future, so that you hedge your long-term options and don't bet the ranch solely on an optimistic "Flat World" happening.
Of course those who have bet the ranch on sharply rising prices will be under water.
Firstly, you take risks, but don't bet the ranch. Secondly, if in business you're doing the same thing in five years' time as today, you'll probably soon be out of business as it is amazing how quickly things fall into the past.
* The status quo approach can turn into a "bet the ranch" strategy, as the company risks waiting too long to act and losing the ability to maximize its value, and perhaps save itself.
Bet the ranch. Just enough heat for a Southwest-style salad--black beans, corn, red onion, and avocado.
"Before we bet the ranch on this approach," he continued, "we're going to have to see what happens to spending patterns among the under-65 population as they are faced with high-deductible plans, health savings accounts, consumer-driven health plans, and other approaches to incentivize them to purchase more rationally.
But you can bet the ranch no reading is accurate to the tenth of a foot-per-second.
"I'd have bet the ranch on them not losing both their matches."
IF the National Family Angling Championship is ever revived you can bet the ranch on the Hopkins family of New Milton, Hampshire, in the seasiders' division.
Nearly three decades later, a struggling Ford bet the ranch on a series of radically different sedans and wagons the '86 Ford Taurus and Mercury Sable.