And I’m Not Talking About Pole Vaulting
This article was first published on BizCatalyst360 here, in answer to an article that a fellow contributor had written.
I read – and of course commented – on a recent article in BIZCATALYST 360° – a fine publication that if you don’t already track, follow and read … you should.
Great organizations pole-vault over the bar of their past successes and continue raising the Bar along with their goals. It is these Pole – Vaulting teams which set the pace of what their followers will one day benchmark. Industries that are going through disruption must stop benchmarking the past doing so is the game of Limbo.
Hard to argue with that … but I want to look at the challenge through a different lens – whilst keeping the metaphor, because, I have to say, I like the visual and it provided a great analogy, but somehow, I felt there was more, well not so much ‘more’ .. as different.
Here’s The Problem