We should welcome new ideas.
If we don't have NEW ideas, the other guy wins. New ideas come from new experiences and NEW THINKING.
"Successful leaders indulge in NEW THINKING consistently and continuously in their individual growth plans and adding value to others." - Benjamin S H Goh.
New Thinking, New Results - Minute with John C Maxwell
In a competitive environment, how long will it take for others to figure out our NEXT MOVE? Without some NEW THINKING, we don't have a NEXT MOVE!
The time to be creative and be exploring potential NEXT MOVES is when things are going well. We won't have the luxury of time to carefully evaluate NEXT MOVES when things are falling apart - we'll be too busy trying to hold things together and putting out fires!
NEW THINKING needs to be a regular part of our routine. If you hadn't thought of it that way before and that's some NEW THINKING for you...