Reviewing targets and deadlines

045During a consultancy with the Royal Botanic Garden Jordan, Dr Dave Aplin made several reviews. One of the more important was a review of horticultural progress towards the garden’s scheduled opening.

A feasibility study analysing progress, nursery stock levels, landscape design and planning and the impact of potential visitors entering the site meant opening was not possible in the foreseeable future. This evidence-based review empowered Executive Management to refocus effort on key areas and re-schedule the opening.