In a 2007 interview, Steve Ballmer, the former CEO of Microsoft, declared the following: “There’s no chance that the iPhone is going to get any significant market share. No chance.”
Was Ballmer wrong? Yep. Was he lacking in foresight? Probably. Was he alone in that regard? Certainly not.
The truth is, most people are apprehensive about technologies that are new or unfamiliar. For example, it wasn’t that long ago that automation in TA and HR tech was frowned upon and seen as either being a gimmick or a crutch for the lazy. If my memory serves me correctly, that