In spite of this year’s rapidly changing business environment, there are measures you can take to not only survive the current downturn but come out on the other side equipped to thrive in the “new normal.” It all starts with understanding your instinctive strengths and natural style.
Remember the fairy tale “Goldilocks and The Three Bears”? Goldilocks enters the home of the Three Bears while they are out. She samples the three bowls of porridge they left on the table, and quickly decides which she prefers. Today, smart businesses apply “The Goldilocks Principle” in determining what type of communications their customers favour.
Fifty years ago, Apollo 13 lifted off to land on the moon, but two days into the mission, the lunar landing was aborted after an oxygen tank failed. The crew’s return safely to Earth offers lessons on how we can survive and even thrive in today’s challenging business environment.