There is no project or innovation without bad surprises or Hurdles. Scientific research shows now that resilience, a key success factor for innovators, entrepreneurs and intrapreneurs, is essential for dealing with adversity. See article below that also explains what behaviors and attitudes boost resilience.
For those who have attended my training seminar on Caring leadership (= mobilizing teams) or a session on positive leadership with Prof. Philippe Gabilliet this article also brings scientific evidence explaining the benefits of positive and caring attitudes.
Read the article: The Benefits of Optimism Are Real
Raphael H Cohen