This is the first episode in a series of informal conversations exploring the intersection of leadership and uncertainty. Thanks to Melanie-Anne Atkins, James Chan, Jinal Shah, and Sienna Taylor for such a compelling discussion.
Continuing on the uncertainty theme, I am hosting a series of conversations to contemplate and grapple with how we lead, learn, educate, and think in a manifestly uncertain world. The first discussion in this series of live webinars is Friday, May 22.
If you don’t define the problem, the problem defines you. Clear direction for action is pursuant to sharpness of clarity on the problem. Yes, your definition is inadequate and incomplete, requiring evolution and iteration, but it defines the next step.