Being able to ‘pivot’ is a
valuable skill in business, and especially so right now, when the world is in a
state of incredible uncertainty and changeability. If you’re not sure what
pivoting is, there has never been a better time to learn about it, or to apply
it to your own business.
Pivoting essentially means being
adaptable – it means recognising that your business isn’t meeting certain
expectations, and being agile enough to find a new way to do things in order to
solve a problem or respond to a need. This could be a small change, a
fundamental rethinking of your whole strategy, or anything in between.
Clearly the challenges of the
pandemic and subsequent lockdown have made pivoting more important than ever,
as businesses are having to learn to adapt to a situation that can change
daily, even hourly. So if you’re keen to know more about how to master the art
of the pivot, read on for our advice about nurturing adaptability in your