why planning is called a mental exercise ?
Planning is a mental exercise as it involves thinking and deciding in advance what is to be done, when it is to be done and how it is to be done. In planning managers make decisions about the goals of the organization and the actions through which the goals are to be achieved.
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planning is called a mental exercise because it involves futuristic prediction of the oppurtunities in the near future and discovering new ways to compete in the market ...and also the attitude of mgt and the workers towards each other should be changed from time to time...