Amidst the familiar call for product and process innovation, people are forgotten.
Boomer Executives: Will Leading Differently Today Improve the Legacy You Leave Tomorrow?
Dawna Jones

So true! You learn it only after repeatedly failing at product innovation and process innovation: why the cogs don’t deliver in innovation?

2 reasons:

  1. Treating them as cogs you automatically deprive them the opportunity to be creative
  2. Ever seen a great painting produced by a bunch of cogs? I.e. a mechanicistic worldview is not enough (anymore)