Leaders can stop pivoting and take the jump shot.
— Bill Russell, Basketball Hall of Famer
OTTAWA, CANADA, August 18, 2022 /EINPresswire.com/ — Contemporary leaders are operating in an environment of socio-economic and geo-political chaos, struggling to figure out how to lead and succeed in a pandemic and post-pandemic world. Everything has changed within a very short time period and it can be difficult for businesses to adapt.
CEOs have responded by getting their companies to pivot the way they do things, mostly by completely digitizing their businesses and adopting remote work.
If we look to the sport of basketball, ‘to pivot’ means to stand in one spot with the back leg firmly planted, while twisting the torso and moving the front leg in different directions. Pivoting allows the player to hold on to the ball while they figure out what to do next. It keeps the player in the game, but they need to either pass or shoot the ball, in order for the team to score.
Two-and-a-half years into a global…