Instant MBA 17: New World of Work Driver 1: Acceleration. It's not change which is really the issue. It's the rate of change. A rate which if we're not careful, stops us thinking which is after all our greatest asset and certainly the definitive weapon in the war of business.
If your colleagues in organisations aren't suffering from PVB, despairing at e-mail over-load or deciding grande vs. venti they'll be rationalising why business isn't good. 'it's a short week they'll say', 'lot of people still on holiday they'll add', 'new products not through the pipeline yet is another'. Thing is you know the truth: break it to them. Leadership is lacking.