Today's Notable Quote: "The green curve, on the other hand, is filled with people who feel helpless. They feel like the organization is aligned against them, aligned to fail, all because the status quo is so powerful." - Seth Godin, from his blogpost entitled It (almost) always happens this way
To his point--far too many organizations irrationally vest themselves in a culture of diminishing returns. Evidently failing to see "the Big Picture"...many "leaders" play the apparently safer short-term game of "sacred-cowism", rather than retaning only the essential elements while in the pursuit of "purple-cowism".