These common excuses keep organisations stuck repeating the same mistakes or unethical behaviours.
Tradition: We have always done this.
Rules: We just do what we are told we have to do.
Relativity: But everyone is doing it.
Scope: Who cares? This doesn’t affect us in any direct way.
Which of these have you used recently?
What could realistically happen if you actually did the things you avoided doing? Are you more likely to win the lottery than seeing your worst case scenario come true?
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