State of preparedness of persons, systems, or organizations to meet a situation and carry out a planned sequence of actions. Readiness is based on thoroughness of the planning, adequacy and training of the personnel, and supply and reserve of support services or systems.

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  • You need to understand the readiness of your company to take on any new project or job before you start.

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  • The readiness that we all felt was amazing and we all knew that it was time to win or go home and we knew we would win.

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  • The readiness of the firm was outstanding as they were always prepared to handle a larger workload if the situation required it.

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