I recently learned that
I'm pretty sure the Wii Fit wasn't in the original business plan.
They started out making
As the game declined in popularity by the 1950s and 1960s, they pivoted.
They tried taxicabs, but got buried by unions. They tried "love hotels" — you know, the sort of place you rent by the hour for a tryst. They tried toys, like the
In a world with shifting priorities and capabilities, the need to pivot is coming more frequently, for businesses both small and large. And, if we're honest, for employees and would-be employees as well.