"It's so easy to stick to things that made you profitable," says IBM's chief.
IBM CEO Sam Palmisano said technology is filled with a "bone pile of enterprises" that couldn't find a second act. The problem: these companies couldn't break an emotional tie to whatever made it successful in the first place.
"It's so easy to stick to things that made you profitable," said Palmisano. "A core responsibility of leadership is understanding when it's time to change."
That leadership can equate to strategy shifts to setting … Read more