In trying to standardize things have I put so many rules and procedures in place that I’m killing innovation?

As we grow, we have the opportunity to create procedures and standards into place that make us more efficient and less likely to repeat failures. This is a good thing and usually reflects a growth in the maturity of our organization. However, after several years of building the repeatable procedures and infrastructure for a stable […]

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Have we been on this project for so long that we’ve lost perspective on it’s real value?

The start of a project is filled with excitement as we tackle something that is important enough to invest significant resources in over a longer time span. However, keeping that early excitement and thoughts of significance begins to fade, especially between the midway point and finish line. Even as we approach the finish line, we […]

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