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Learn to Dance on Jello by Elad Levinson

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Chapter One

An Introduction

To dance on jello is to gracefully handle stress and change. This is especially key for leaders, as the ground beneath their feet is constantly – and rapidly – changing. As we know, it’s hard to recognize today’s business world with its:

• Volatility: Whole industries and companies have had to shift strategy and direction to keep up with the global conditions that affect their services and products.

• Uncertainty: In our current business climate, little can be predicted based upon previous experience.

• Complexity: With so many causes for change and global conditions to consider, the resulting interdependencies can make predictions quite difficult.

• Ambiguity: “Is this choice the best way?” Are our decision tools ...

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