Advice and Insight for Entrepreneurs and Leadership Teams
Entrepreneurial organizations usually have two types of leaders at the helm: Visionaries and Integrators. Which one are you?
There’s a term to describe tempting opportunities outside of an organization’s core competencies: “Shiny Things.”
Like sparkling diamonds or the flashing lights of fame, these opportunities beckon. Shiny things lure even the most rational leadership teams into poor strategic choices with real implications. When confronted with a new opportunity -- a shiny thing -- you’ll need to ask if it is a “core” or is it a “lure”?