CHAPTER 27

Seizing New Opportunities

Change and upheaval are the new normal in this time of economic volatility, instant marketplace shifts, and technological innovations. A healthy leader navigating through the storm always need an eye on what's directly ahead, making sure there's a firm foundation of innovation and imagination. An essential aspect of leading is finding new avenues for both corporate and individual growth.

The imperative to find new opportunities for growth is a little like what Woody Allen said about a relationship: “It has to constantly move forward or it dies.” Great organizations are always learning and innovating. Leaders who are committed to growing their companies have a distinct advantage. Whether it comes from acquisitions, ...

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