Source: American Express
As the pace of life speeds up daily, along with the pace at which we need to reinvent ourselves and our companies, adaptability becomes an increasingly valuable skill. At the same time, our desire for instant gratification grows by the minute as well, reducing our tolerance for failure at any level. And yet, failure and experimentation are exactly what teaches us how we must adapt in the first place. "Sooner or later, all real change involves failure - but not in the sense that many people understand failure. If you do only what you know and do it very, very well, chances are that you won't fail.