If only I had figured out before I got into all that debt to make it through university that all I had to do was join the dots. It does seem incredulous that highly educated and intelligent people will say that in a meeting. What dots? Do you need a special pen?
This statement is closely related to, “We have to find a way to grow sales”. Isn’t that what the business plan is supposed to do? That is supposed to tell us the way. Too bad we can never respond, “execute the business plan”