The following is a chapter ("Adaptation") from the book REAL: A Path to Passion, Purpose and Profits in Real Estate. The author of this chapter is Marc Siden, CEO of Onboard Informatics.
They say the road to true peace is acceptance. Perhaps it’s true that the path to managing through adversity in business follows the same principle. As the co-founder and CEO of a New York City self-funded start-up in its eleventh year in business, I sit in my office reflecting on where the curves in the road took us. It’s easy, in a way, to see where adaptability has taken us.