I’m a planner; I like to have as much information as possible about a project, destination, decision point before diving in. I like to take the information and analyze it, understand the pros and cons, find efficiencies, make backup plans – well, you get the picture. As I’ve grown older I still appreciate the benefit of a well-made plan, but I also have a growing respect for just “winging it”.
Here are five reasons to just go with the flow (captured by Nomadpedia):
I’m not fully reformed, I still like to plan. However, I plan with flexibility, realizing that when I don’t have every angle figured out down to the smallest detail, things work out just fine in the end. The result is more confidence that I can handle the unexpected—and proving that things often turn out even better than I could have planned.