If a turkey were to assess the state of the world in early December, they would be forgiven for thinking all is well and that the farmer loves them.
Then Christmas arrives…
If we predict the future through reviewing the past, we will eventually be wrong, very wrong.
All bull markets are followed by a bear market.
All up cycles are followed by a down cycle.
Rather than trying to predict the future through looking at the past, which doesn’t work, perhaps a better strategy is to prepare for any possible future.
Then come January you might be the only turkey and all the food is yours
I’m in my office at the moment. This morning I’ve planned next week, had multiple meetings and worked on some strategic moves for my business.
I used to be all about winning at everything I was involved with.
Many ‘entrepreneurs’ I meet just want to be the ‘big ideas’ person. They’re not interested in the little stuff.
In life people always talk about getting ‘ahead of the curve.’
Something had to get out of the way for everything good that is in your life.
We worry about things that might not work out.
We are all a combination of our experiences of the past.
We don’t need to detach from our painful past.
The you today is different from the you a year ago.
Sometimes leadership is about creating a vision and bringing people along.