Too Much Empowerment Too Soon? Or Too Little, Too Late?
Kevan Hall’s article for the Huffington Post looks at empowerment, and lays a challenge: how far are you prepared to go with empowerment?
At its most extreme, I met an individual who was working for an outsourced IT provider. He told me that he arrived on the first day at nine o’clock by, and by 9:30 was operating on a client site, with no further guidance from his new employer. After a month, he still hadn’t visited his employer’s offices.
Source: Huffington Post, Too Much Empowerment Too Soon? Or Too Little, Too Late?, By Kevan Hall. 13 November 2011