Voluntary ignorance is a choice, a very bad choice; yet, people make that bad choice every day.
Usually it is driven by ego, which is in turn driven by fear.
If you “freeze” and refuse to adapt, you get swallowed up in the backwash of those who were aware of the changes and took action, as they sweep right past you.
There are many example of this in life, but I will look at one glaring example, the world of fitness.
Let me differentiate between learning and implementing valid changes as opposed to chasing the next “shiny object” or fad.
People need to do their own research (social media is not research) and seek out the best training methods available. They should find the most qualified coaches around and learn from them.
It’s been said over the years that pride comes before a fall, and it is true.
Don’t let your ego get in the way of your progress!