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Synonyms for scenario



  • situation
  • sequence of events
  • chain of events
  • course of events
  • series of developments

Words related to scenario

an outline or synopsis of a play (or, by extension, of a literary work)

a setting for a work of art or literature

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a postulated sequence of possible events

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In this book you will learn the theory behind Scenario Planning, walk through three public policy examples and learn the process steps to build your own scenarios.
Central Asia C Scenario I UAVs for First Responders C Market Forecast by Technology C 2014C 2019 155 8.
In recent years, as the use of policy models gradually became more commonplace and the models became better able to capture changes in policy, the use of scenario planning in regional transportation planning also began to take hold.
In Scenario 1, meat was directly replaced with dairy products.
Scenario planning can help overcome these difficulties.
1 million and $30 million, compared to the existing zoning scenario revenue projection of $9.
Overall, the research using scenarios has found that individuals are more willing to share their own views after reading about a case study, because the scenario provides a better focus for their thoughts (Echiejile, 1994; Grossman, 1994).
The second scenario is the same, except the buyout price may be determined by an "amended value option," which provides an employee (1) with a buyout price equal to the appraised value as a floor and (2) the ability to sell the house to the employer at a higher price.
Scenario planning enables us to address market, raw material, or product-related risks and opportunities for growth and profitability.
The Global Orchestration scenario reflects a globally connected society focused on international trade and economic liberalization that also takes strong steps to reduce problems such as poverty and inequality and to invest in public infrastructure and education.
Nevertheless, the awkwardness of a "closet screenplay" becomes a great asset in a text whose very title bespeaks an inability to fit Malcolm X into one narrative location: One Day, When I Was Lost: A Scenario Based on Alex Haley's The Autobiography of Malcolm X.
Excel experts know Scenario Manager conveniently calculates what-if analyses of multiple versions of budgets and other financial projections.
Further, each scenario includes prearranged prompts delivered by an actor portraying a subject, which helps extend and standardize the interactions and make them more similar to real-life encounters.
More and more, senior managers are finding that embedding scenario testing into their strategic planning process is a "must have" in order to achieve these goals.