Columbus said the world was round; and people said he was crazy.
Galileo said the earth revolved around the Sun; and they threatened to kill him.
Pasteur said microbes caused disease; again ridicule and disbelief.
IBM knew the money was in the hardware, Gates thought differently.
Everyone knew in order to sell inventory you had to warehouse it.
Dell, Amazon, Ebay, and the internet are proving differently,
The traditional business model says all decision-making and power is at the top. Today successful companies push decision making as far down the line as possible. If you’re still thinking differently, think again…
It’s not enough to have effective leadership at the top any more. To stay competitively in business, you need leadership in every person in your company.