The Book

Dumb Organization:  When the Urgent Drives Out the Important

The crushing weight of busy-ness ... Why? ... When you’re 2BZ2 think…

Four Behavioral Consequences:

  • Everything is urgent
  • More More!
  • Superficiality
  • Numbness 

Mismanaging the Great Tensions:

  • Battle between Yesterday, Today, and Tomorrow: Todayism
  • Struggle between Inside and Outside: Solipsism
  • Chaos of the Parts and the Whole: Feudalism

It’s a Terrible Time to be Dumb: Punctuated equilibrium