What’s the greatest barrier to brilliant work?
Is it fear? Lack of time or resources? Confusion?
All of these contribute to one degree or another. I’ve written a ton about each of them, (including a full chapter in The Accidental Creative.) However, there’s one word that I think better stands as the bastion of mediocrity in many workplaces: adequacy.
On this episode we discuss a few causes of the normalization of adequacy in the workplace and how to counter them.