organizational managment

8.  Every Organization Lies (Organizational Myths)

8. Every Organization Lies (Organizational Myths)

Myths & Lies Organizational Myths and lies.  Every organizations lies to perpetuate itself, and it enlists the aid of those who are perpetuated by it (knowingly or unknowingly). Every organization has myths about what behavior, actions, or practices will help its members get ahead. The challenge of the aspiring young employee is to know which myths are useful and which to avoid. That’s not easy because they can be ingrained in the very culture of the organization. One such ‘big lie’ that’s been around the Army for many years is that an officer should never pass up an opportunity to…