Ron Wiens

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Ron Wiens has spent the past 30 years helping organisations build high performance cultures. His most recent book, Building Organisations that Leap Tall Buildings in a Single Bound, is a leader’s guide to culture as competitive advantage. To contact Ron, send him an email at

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Feb 19, 2016    0

Over the past 40 years something extraordinary has been happening in organisations. The staff and management who populate them have been getting progressively smarter, at least when measured by their education, ongoing training and number of books read. Paradoxically, the organisations themselves seemed to have become dumber.

What is the nature of this organisational dumbing-down, you ask? Well, it takes the form of basic governance processes that seem to have virtually vanished....