Pit of Success for Organizations

Posted by: Rico Marianis Performance Tidbits, on 17 Dec 2015 | View original | Bookmarked: 0 time(s)

Many years ago I coined the phrase “Pit of Success” for software. People had used that turn of phrase before to mean landing in a situation where their own success was awful, but that’s now how I meant it.  What I meant was that that state-of-the art software frameworks were too hard to use, too many potential problems, and it was like having to walk some horribly difficult path to succeed.  I wanted success to be as easy as falling into a great big pit, so that instead...

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