Conclusion Making Your Peace with the VUCA World

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.

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