An Easy Statement To Make
Some statements are kicked around regularly like an empty Coca-Cola can in a deserted parking lot frequented by teenagers. They become so common that you don’t even pay attention to their true meaning. Are you ready for a Deja-Vu? Here it is:
People need to be held accountable.
How many times did you hear it during a post-mortem meeting or retrospective? I lost count!
You won’t find many people that disagree with it. It is a non-controversial statement. If you say it in front of you boss, you might feel like you are winning points. It implies that you hold yourself to a high standard compared to “all those other people who are not being held accountable.” ...