3 Absurd Consequences of the 'Escalated Approver' rule

3 Absurd Consequences of the 'Escalated Approver' rule

http://traffic.libsyn.com/leadwithastory/LWAS_045.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download | EmbedSubscribe: Android | RSSSometimes rules lead to unintended consequences that cause more damage than the problem they were designed to prevent. Here’s a classic example, and advice on what to do about it. Phil Renshaw is a consultant and coach for financial executives at Circulus in Buckinghamshire,…

Monkeying around with corporate policy

Monkeying around with corporate policy

http://traffic.libsyn.com/leadwithastory/LWAS_042.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download | EmbedSubscribe: Android | RSSIMAGINE CONDUCTING this experiment. Put five monkeys in a cage with a bunch of bananas hanging from the ceiling. Underneath the bananas, place a ladder just tall enough to reach them. Then any time one of the monkeys tries to climb the ladder, spray…