Why can’t I get my project approved?

Tom Moriarty explores why you may need to challenge leadership to get things done.

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You had consultants come into your plant to do an assessment. The consultants found a number of gaps between current performance and best practices. They provided a detailed report with prioritized recommendations and a solid business case. You provided the report to the plant manager, scheduled a meeting, and discussed the merits of going forward. Six months have passed and no decision has been made to go forward. Meanwhile several other projects were initiated. Why did this project not get the green light? In my 36 years of working in and around large, often bureaucratic organizations, there are some obvious answers, and some that take a bit more contemplation.

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