Business today is changing and morphing on a daily basis. There is a constant need for new ideas and innovations. What often happens, however, when it comes to big business and innovation is that companies get stuck in their old paradigms, their old ways, their old markets, and their old patters, which hinders them from seeing a new idea for what it is – a NEW idea. Chances are high that if you try to force a NEW way of doing something or a NEW product line into an old system it isn’t going to fit. So, then what?
Watch Clayton Christensen as he so eloquently talks about why it’s so necessary to forget the business you are so that you can become the one you need to be!
It reminds me of JFK’s quote “The problems of the world cannot possibly be solved by skeptics or cynics whose horizons are limited by the obvious realities. We need men who can dream of things that never were. ”