This is how to survive in a VUCA world: do a test.
What does VUCA mean?
This acronym comes from the USA – to be more precise, from the American military. It describes the conditions in war zones and during the Cold War. Nothing could be predicted and everything could change from one day to the next. This VUCA world was characterized by four properties:
Some models even add an extra C: VUCCA. The extra c is for chaos.
The term “VUCA world” has become more and more common in both project management as well as general corporate environments, because these conditions are also common there, and methods and paths for dealing with them must therefore be developed. The VUCA world influences how you make decisions and plans and deal with risks and changes.
The challenge in a VUCA world is to find a middle way between implementation and adaptation of a strategy.
How do you deal with a VUCA world?
There is also a strategy for surviving a VUCA world with the same acronym. It is: