The Powers of Ten (1977), by Charles and Ray Eames, is a powerful short film that will change your perspective on the magnitude and scale of life.
Can you simultaneously hold the details of the picnic scene and the larger patterns of our solar system and galaxy in your mind?
Within organizations, leaders often need to maintain awareness of what is happening at the smallest and largest scales of their operation.
The most effective leaders can bounce back and forth between the micro and macro levels with ease as they work to shepherd their organizations.
A strong vision is what enables people to stay grounded and focused as perceptions and viewpoints shift.