63 Organizations in Crisis: Overcoming Threat Rigidity
The team is joined by Rhys Smith, a Principal Consultant at the McChrystal Group, who discusses the danger of threat rigidity when facing a crisis. When organizations face situations like COVID-19, there is often a tendency for leaders to increase the level of control over processes. When the crisis involves rapidly changing external factors, this lack of flexibility can do more harm than good.
In this episode of Cloudbusting, the team is joined by Rhys Smith, a Principal Consultant at the McChrystal Group. Rhys explains how keeping your teams engaged and enabling autonomy can be a far more effective method of maintaining and improving productivity.