But going beyond thought is not reserved to men of genius. It is open to all of us in so far as the mystery of life is not a problem to be solved, but a reality to be experienced. —Alan W. Watts, The Wisdom of Insecurity
This Conclusion draws out lessons for leaders, lessons for moving from the book to implementation. I use stories of leadership to sort out how you can use the Foresight to Insight to Action Cycle in a practical way to get there early and compete. These stories pull together the core ideas in the book, but they also suggest approaches you might take as a leader.
I start with a personal story about an unlikely leader.
When the Seattle Mariners still played baseball at the ...