Cure for the Hurry Up and Wait Syndrome

I hear a lot of people complain and get upset that the thing they’re working on with others or something going on in their organization is a lot of ‘hurry up and wait.’

If that’s you, here are two ways to fix it:

  • Stop waiting. Keep pushing through whatever is stopping it. Do someone else’s work too if they’re the one forcing it to wait.
  • Get a better list of stuff to do. Is that thing that’s in ‘wait mode’ the only thing you can work on? If so, you need more things to do.

Matt Kane

Share and Enjoy:
  • Facebook
  • Twitter
  • LinkedIn
  • StumbleUpon
  • Digg
  • Google Bookmarks
  • Print

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *