The Busting Bureaucracy Hackathon

Tagged "control"

jeremiah-mccloud's picture

I see bureaucracy in force when the focus of our work is abiding by a specific time window (730 a.m. 430 p.m.), instead of achieving specific and measureable goals in pursuit of strategic objectives. God help you if you're late, but it's okay to sit around all day with nothing...

By Jeremiah McCloud on March 28, 2014
chris-grams's picture

One place bureaucracy often emerges in organizations is in response to breakdowns or mistakes of the past. The idea is that, by having a process in place, we can stop "that awful thing that happened" from ever happening again.

By Chris Grams on March 12, 2014