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Countering complacency

Jeremy Myerson

Countering complacency

a special report on the RSA student design awards

by Jeremy Myerson

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Published by Royal Society Of Arts in London .
Written in English


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Statementwritten by Jeremy Myerson for the Design Advisory Group of the RSA.
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Open LibraryOL18330828M

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  Leadership is in danger; complacency is becoming the new normal. With the mounting pressure and demands of change management, leaders must carefully pick and choose their battles. In Author: Glenn Llopis. Fuller’s new book follows on her earlier book about Roman democracy, Beasts and Gods: How Democracy Changed Its Meaning and Lost its Purpose (). In the years between these books, she.

Complacency is typically a by-product of experiencing success, or perceived success. It can happen to any company regardless of size, industry, or “culture.” Why? Complacency occurs when we become content, self-satisfied, over-confident, and even smug. Ironically enough, it is the successful that are most susceptible to complacency. “We have met the enemy and he is us.” — the comic-strip character Pogo by Walt Kelly. The same may be true of the economy. So says Tyler Cowen, author of the new book “The Complacent.


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