the greatest danger

Leadership Quote42

“The greatest danger in times of turbulence is not the turbulence – it is to act with yesterday’s logic.”

– Peter Drucker

* Image: San Augstinillo, Oaxaca, Mexico


About Vicki Flaherty

I feel most alive when I am creating, whether through my writing and poetry, gardening and photography, or simply living my life each day. Running and yoga enrich my being. Travel opens me to new possibilities and greater awareness. I am happiest when I’m with my husband Jim. I share my gratitude for all the gifts in my life on my This Abundantly Delicious Life blog. I find a special joy in helping people succeed. I’ve done something valuable when I’ve helped a colleague or friend see their brilliance and express their full potential. I have awesome opportunities to do this as an industrial/organizational psychologist through leadership, mentoring, coaching, career and other talent programs. I try to encourage Leading with Intention at my blog of this name. As a breast cancer survivor, I found comfort and hope in writing. Poetry flowed through me like a river of healing during my diagnosis and treatment, which I share on my Mostly My Heart Sings blog, that I might offer encouragement and a place of grace and heart for those seeking comfort and hope along their journey.
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2 Responses to the greatest danger

  1. An unsettling quote. Sometimes, known strategies can get you over the rough spots. What does this quote mean to you?


    • Lorianne, you’ve just seen the downside of scheduling blog posts and letting them run. I certainly wouldn’t have picked this one to share if I were doing it today. The turbulence around us is very unsettling. Your point is well taken that known strategies can get you through difficulties – and, for true manifestation of something different, opening our minds in new ways with new possibilities can be helpful.


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