If you’re not setting “unreasonable” goals for the year then you may be setting the bar too low as Carol Roth of Business Unplugged points out in her "New Year's Business Resolutions for 2018". Quoting our own Stephen Wilson on his new book, Growth in the Age of Complexity, Carol encourages us to aim higher this year.
"Don’t waste time with 'reasonable' goals. Instead, consider what you truly and uniquely believe differentiates you from the crowd, and put resources behind it. Then ask, 'How do we get to 10x improvement?' To get to the 10x better, you need to reject the incumbent conditions and constraints. You need to commit to using your creativity and new technology to run a completely different race than the current set of competitors are running."Read the rest of this entry »