Is it just me, being one of the last of the baby-boomers? Am I just out-dated at my age in this age? Or, is anyone else worried by the lack of depth around the serious and important topics, projects, and themes in our work lives, and indeed in wider society? Don’t we all need to spend more time to do things properly?
I have just watched on TV the crew of a high-speed RNLI lifeboat slow down to almost a stop to take depth soundings as they enter a narrow and dangerous cove. Yes, their mission is urgent, but unless they stop to fathom the depth their urgent mission itself is in jeopardy. This got me thinking: how little time is spent fathoming the depths of complex and challenging business changes before we speed ahead at full throttle.Read More