Adapting to Change

In business, the ability to adapt and change is often what separates successful businesses from those that are forgotten. (Remember Encyclopedia Brittanica? Kodak?) Some leaders are good at spotting trends, some are good at adapting to them, but a few highly successful leaders have learned how to become an agent of change, someone who embraces the idea of transformation and encourages it as a way to push their business forward.

The people who resist change will be confronted by the growing number of people who see that better ways are available, thanks to technology.Bill Gates

Failure is an option here. If things are not failing, you are not innovating enough.Elon Musk

Fearlessness is not the absence of fear. It’s the mastery of fear. It’s about getting up one more time than we fall down.Arianna Huffington

He who rejects change is the architect of decay. The only human institution which rejects progress is the cemetery.Harold Wilson

Change before you have to.Jack Welch