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Thoughts, not processes

This is from the terrific book on how and why Christians should be productive:

Here’s what Scott Berkun says about projects in The Art of Project Management : “More often than not, I’ve found that obsessing on process is a warning sign of leadership trouble: it can be an attempt to offload the natural challenges and responsibilities that managers face into a system of procedures and bureaucracies that cloud the need for real thought and action

-Matt Perman