On this day in leadership history in 1985, Coca-Cola resumed selling the old formula of Coke, it was renamed “Coca-Cola Classic.” It was also announced that they would continue to sell “New” Coke.
What’s the leadership lesson? Don’t allow fear to try new things even if there’s some risk of failure. After calculating the risk and the strategic reasons for doing it, give it a try and see if it’s the spark of innovation that you need in your work!
New Coke – Wikipedia