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Letters to a Young Manager

A Time Overhead Ratio, #466

Please note that this letter is in-process; the following are my notes

Dear Adam,
OCHA Advisory Board discussion of 7/11/17:
One indicator of bureaucracy run amok is how much time remains for execution and experimentation after all the time serving the process administration and justification efforts

What's your ratio of process-administration + justification/proof time versus execution + experimenting time?
Sincerely yours,



To be innovative and entrepreneurial you need to spend most of your time executing and experimenting

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