The world is changing fast and to keep up you need local knowledge with global context.
The world is a vast place, a fact I was reminded of when jumping out of a plane at 11,000 feet, thankfully strapped to a skydiving professional.
And while the heart palpitations, nerves and excitement all played into the experience, the one thing that stuck was how small everything seems when one is looking down.
Morgan Housel explains it better: “Your personal experiences make up maybe 0.00000001% of what’s happened in the world but maybe 80% of how you think the world works.”
An important point to remember when it feels like the walls are caving in, in that there is a vast landscape of opportunity if we take the time to really look.
Cyril’s 6-point rescue plan, Eskom rotten to the core as 12% of staff fingered, honest Hersov tells it like it is and more in this week’s BizNews Digest, download the PDF here – https://bit.ly/3dvM9gr.
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