By Daniel Patrick Forrester (auth.)
There's an intangible and invisible industry position inside our lives this day the place the goods traded are 4 fold: realization, distraction, information and that means. The tales and examples inside of examine exhibit that the easiest judgements, insights, rules and results outcome once we make adequate time to imagine and reflect.
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Between 1862 and 1864, the Lincolns lived there "usually ... from early summer to late autumn," as Lincoln scholar Matthew Pinsker reveals. The modest cottage still stands proudly on the hundreds of acres now called the Armed Forces Retirement Home. To this day, veterans of war come to spend their retirement there. The first national cemetery, predecessor to Arlington, is adjacent, serving as a constant reminder of the horrific human costs of war. It surprises many to discover that one of our most celebrated presidents kept a second home that had a profound influence on his personal think time.
Central Command, shared this chilling statement with me as he reflected on the rush to war with Iraq and what the United States inherited as it took control over the country. ' "39 As you will discover in chapter 7, reflection played a critical role in finally answering Mattis' question, nearly three years after he asked it on the battlefield. Problems facing business leaders and organizations are more complex than we've ever faced before. While we enjoy significant technological advances, it is often this same technology that undermines rigorous, thoughtful analysis of today's challenges.
S. Forces in Afghanistan, he sits within a flow of data that dwarfs anything faced by Lincoln. s. " The binders that sit on his desk contain reams of analysis, often compiled overnight, which he must consider. The situations within the troubled region he has military authority over generate an incessant flow of reports, statistics, and intelligence briefings he must consume. Petraeus told me that, "The consequences of all the data and connectivity are that you have to spend a lot of time simply assimilating it.
Consider: Harnessing the Power of Reflective Thinking in Your Organization by Daniel Patrick Forrester (auth.)