A Guide to Implementing the Theory of
A chain is as strong as … We have all learnt the metaphor that a chain is as strong as its weakest
link. Chain makers know this too. They also know how to make things
This chain has
been around for a very long time, and as you can see, someone, not me, has
opened out the small hook in my right hand.
That clearly took some force and that is why there is a shackle there
now. No one is going to straighten out
the large hook or break the chain, because the chain maker made sure that the
small hook would always be the weakest part.
The chain, in
fact, is always stronger than the environment that it operates in, it has to
be. And as often as I use this chain,
and believe me it is not short and it is not light; I am reminded that we
have to build our organizational systems to be stronger than the environment
that they operate in.
In the next
couple of pages you will find;
about various experiences
references as a bibliography
to various external resources
appendix of all the “side-bar” pages that are distributed within the website
Dettmer’s extensive list of dead horse strategies
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