O'Reilly logo

The Beauty of the Beast by Geoffrey Bellman

Stay ahead with the world's most comprehensive technology and business learning platform.

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required

63

Chapter 6Signs of Life in Your Organization

As critical as I am of organizations, I see them as a daunting, yet inevitable opportunity: We are not going to create a productive, interdependent world without them. Many seem determined to block the accomplishments they proclaim they want; the human reach toward happiness and potential is constantly challenged by them; and the health of the planet and its occupants is profoundly affected by what they do. And “they,” after all, are made up of “us.”

There are encouraging signs of life in organizations and we will identify some of them here. We will not attribute perfection to any organization, but instead take encouragement from what we can observe between people in teams or in meetings. If life ...

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, interactive tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required