Corporate Politics

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Stupid Management Practices And Potential Solutions

One of my favorite management sites regularly post some thought-provoking little articles – The Job already mentioned that before. The entry linked below is about stupid management practices. It only gives three of them, which I will run through and give some advice about. The three practices mentioned are: Dangerous Complexity Dysfunctional Internal Competition Breaking-up … Continue reading

The Threat Rigidity Effect in Full Effect

Well, although the notion exists since the beginning of the 80’ies, this is the first time ever I heard of the existence of a so-called “threat rigidity effect”. Its symptoms do sound familiar though, when a company is faced with a negative downturn, some react according to the threat rigidity effect; when the company does, … Continue reading