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Never Bring a Knife to a Gun Fight . . . and other truths about corporate culture

Never bring a knife to a gun fight, Kid. ~Butch Cassidy One of my favourite scenes in the movie Indiana_Jones_and_the_Temple_of_Doom is where he is confronted by a very large enemy wielding a big sword.  Here is the clip:     My father … Continue reading

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root cause and Root Cause . . .

There seemed to be endless obstacles… it seemed that the root cause of them all was fear. -Joanna Field One of the seminal tools in problem solving and process improvement is called Root Cause Analysis. I found the following useful definition on the … Continue reading

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