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An example of backwards organisations

I continually battle at work with how backwards the organisation is, and how much of my role is about trying to get the company to look forward in learning and learning systems. This is made even harder by the fact that I am in a team that is focussed on support and delivery rather than on the strategy of learning, the reason for that is another and incredibly stupid story about how short sighted and politically filled organisations can be.

So you can already tell I am incredibly frustrated and under valued at my work, indeed my present work has me writing Kix scripts to merge two directories together, and after fifteen years of career development. Frustrating is hardly the word.

Yesterday I hit the perfect example of how the traditional organisation is failing to keep up with the world around it, and it’s something I see on a daily basis. Here’s how it all started…