Effective engagement is based on first deciding ideally what you’d like to do, and then tailoring it to the resources you can muster to carry it out.
The danger of looking at resources first is that you may miss out some key elements which would make the activity more appropriate, innovative or effective. A reality check at this stage helps you to focus on what it is essential to do…
Tool: Tips on Writing Specifications
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