Common excuses for avoiding ownership
- This problem is all because of team ABC…
- I know the problem very well, it is because of XYZ condition but …
- I did not do that, John Doe caused it!
- Why isn’t leadership changing anything?
I bet you’ve heard these before. Is there always a reason, an excuse or some other party to point at? Take a step back to reflect on ownership and accountability. What can you change?
Talk is cheap.
Talk less, do more.