“Stop Making Sense” is one of the best concert movies ever, but that’s not the topic of this blog. What I want to address instead is a phenomenon that happens every day in organizations, with results ranging from sub-par to disastrous.
To understand this productivity-killer, we have to back up a bit first and understand what this term “sense-making” is all about.
It sounds a little abstract, even nebulous; maybe one of those terms that crops up in leadership development from time to time that confuses as much as enlightens.
In fact, sense-making is a very clear and fundamental … Read the rest