Geese fly in a 'V' formation for two specific purposes: (i) it conserves their energy and (ii) the shape makes it easy to keep track of every bird in the group.
The reason this topic has been included, is because there are some great lessons for business!
“Lessons from Geese” was transcribed from a speech given by American Anthropologist, Angeles Arrien, at the 1991 Organizational Development Network, and is based on the work of Milton Olson. This extract has been taken from the Blog on Sharon Shakung's website, the CEO of whom is a Partner of The Change Collective.
There are five key facts and relevant lessons outlined in this entertaining piece, which encourages us all to 'Keep Flying'!
Read the whole 'Lessons from Geese' article here.