You might have heard about this already, but apparently we all live in a Volatile, Uncertain, Complex and Ambiguous (VUCA) world. NO S**T SHERLOCK!
Why not pile on, “unpredictable”, “threatening”, “capricious”, “fake”, “confusing”, “chaotic”, “unbalanced” and “lightening-fast” etc.. Choose whichever self-defeating adjective you care for, but, and here is the kicker, everyone else is ignoring this and still expects you and your business to deliver killer results, whatever the environment. There are no excuses for failing to deliver, and you have to deliver BIG. Oh, and you must keep on doing it every month, every quarter, every year no matter what external forces impose themselves. The main challenge is to keep not just your head in the game but everyone else’s as well. Our human tendency under pressure is to make habitual, knee-jerk dumb decisions. We are constantly seeking ways to unconsciously subvert ourselves. Here is just one more……..