Shock Absorbers

Every system has one or more shock absorbers in order to cope when we hit a bump in the road. “Their” Shock Absorbers Covid-19 is an opportunity to look at companies in action, under pressure, to see the truth behind the hype. Those with high staff counts tend to go for their employees. Layoffs, shortContinue reading “Shock Absorbers”

The fourth addiction

I mentioned in yesterday’s blog Nicholas Taleb’s observation that the three greatest addictions are heroin, carbohydrates and a regular monthly salary. On reflection, I think there’s a fourth. “Solutions” Most of the people I talk to in most organisations are busy. Too busy seeking efficiency at what they do to notice what’s going around them.Continue reading “The fourth addiction”