“Life is pleasant. Death is peaceful. It’s the transition that’s troublesome.”
Benjamin Franklin said, “The only things certain in life are death and taxes”. I offer a third constant, and that is change. Either within your organization or within yourself, what you think is constant is always in transition. As Isaac Asimov mentioned in the title quote, the transition from one state to another can be difficult. If it were easy, we would not need leaders!
Leaders make their money charting a course through an ever-changing set of conditions. Just like a change in state for matter from solid to liquid to gas, each transition takes energy.… Read the rest