As many of you are aware, I am fond of asking this rhetorical question, and often I go on to say that I believe I am a lucky guy. My partner, Barbara, likes to take issue with me, saying I am blessed rather than merely lucky. In 65 B.C., Seneca — a Roman dramatist, philosopher, and politician — said, “Luck is what happens when preparation meets opportunity.” Our experience has been that businesses that have a strategy and know where they are going recognize an opportunity when it presents itself. Although this opportunity may seem like a wild idea to many people, the focused executive can see that it clearly fits into the company’s long-term business plan. If an opportunity presented itself to your team today, would they recognize it?
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https://www.doescheradvisors.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/04/doescher-logo-final.png 0 0 Tom Doescher https://www.doescheradvisors.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/04/doescher-logo-final.png Tom Doescher2012-02-28 06:00:412013-09-30 15:17:51Is it better to be smart or to be lucky?