When will we ever learn? The economy runs in cycles – what goes up WILL come down. Currency values WILL fluctuate regularly. Things around us WILL change. And yet, many leaders react as though these are unexpected happenings with unanticipated consequences. Huh?
What fluctuations can you predict that you avoid thinking about? What changes happen regularly in your industry that you conveniently ignore? How will you do an inventory of those things? How will you prepare for their inevitability? What will you do to give your team confidence that you are on top of the curveballs that WILL come?