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Learning to live with ambiguity


Though we might’ve hoped for a different outcome, today was the day earmarked for change. Change is often unnerving, and living with ambiguity more so. Here’s a quote from Joseph Kaufman’s How to Fight a Hydra capturing the mood of the unknown.



Joseph Kaufman is a well-known author, whose books focus on business, entrepreneurship, creativity, productivity and practical wisdom.

In How to Fight a Hydra, he explores the nature of ambition, uncertainty, risk, and fear of the unknown, and offers advice on how to tackle these when leading change.

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