If you’ve never worked for a floundering company, you don’t know what you’re missing.
I’m serious. Nothing will prepare you better to lead. And nothing will prepare you better for life.
I’ve worked for a number of companies that, at one time or another, found themselves on the ropes and, you know what? I learned more about business, management, and leadership trying to help those companies fight it out with giants like Microsoft and Intel than all the rest of my experience combined. [read]