Think Like an Explorer

Exploring Global Paths is a great article by Lester Thurow in the latest Optimize magazine.

Explorers try many routes before they find one that works. If they were fired or demoted when they tried a route that didn’t work, they would quit looking for new routes. To optimize global competitiveness and vitality, each company should devise its own blend of business systems and companywide incentives to motivate bold performance. Fortune favors the bold.

How bold have I been today?