Sebastian Gebski

Disclaimer: Some (over)sensitive readers may find this post offensive. Arrogant. Elitist.
Oh well.

Bozo effect (aka Bozo explosion) - gradual descent of (once unequivocally high) average employee's competence level (overall: skillwise, intellectual, attitude, etc.), usually due to lowered recruitment standards, departure of key people or general organisation culture degradation.

Bozo effect is usually accompanied by ignorance - subjects lack the awareness of the

Sebastian Gebski

Let's start with a short quote from the book I'm reading at the moment (recommended, good stuff):

"In good organizations, people can focus on their work and have confidence that if they get their work done, good things will happen for both the company and them personally.


In a poor organization, on the other hand, people spend too much of their time fighting organizational