Allow me to paint you a picture. On a very still day, through the middle of a harbor in the…
cour·age [kur-ij] noun
Not the absence of fear, but the ability to act in the face of it.
Without Courage, Nothing Happens
No business decision is free from risk. No action is based on 100% of the information. Yet, we must remain committed to the next indicated step.
Knowing what should be done, but simply not doing it is a far more common CEO behavior than we care to admit. We feign confusion or lack of information to mask our fundamental fear of failure. Inaction, whether motivated by known or unconscious causes, kills corporate momentum.
Courage is not the absence of fear, but the ability to act in the face of it.
Where are you stuck … and are you really?