It is prevalent in our lives everywhere. It affects our thinking, our prioritization, our decision making, our lives, and our future. It exists everywhere – in politics, in business, in our personal life. It is preventing us from planning for and creating and developing a powerful, productive future. And, it gets in the way of our ability to solve and correct problem and resolve real issues. What is “it”?
Short-term-it is – an affliction of the mind and the spirit that reactively makes decisions to a narrow view or timeline to simply fix a problem or influence an outcome, without any measure of the impact, perspective or investment for the long-term future or long-range view.
Where do we see it?
In business: Leaders managing to the quarterly forecasts to appease investors and analysts instead of managing and making decisions that will position their business for the strength of a long-...