As far as painful memories are concerned, most of the extremely difficult decisions we as leaders had to make after the Fall of 2008 will remain with us forever. The world was changing, and we had to change to stay afloat.
Resources were limited everywhere we turned. Time was tight, and we were stretched thin. For those of us who prevailed, there are lessons. We learned much about our surroundings, ourselves, and our teams. While most of our organizations have emerged smaller, we have come thro