They see opportunity in instability and uncertainty.
Unexpected problems, unforeseen roadblocks, major crises… most bosses take down the sails, batten the hatches, and hope to wait out the storm. A few see a crisis as an opportunity. They know it’s extremely difficult to make major changes, even necessary ones, when things are going relatively smoothly. Memorable bosses see instability and uncertainty not as a barrier but as an enabler.