Tuesday, 14 October 2008

The BBC suffers from Silo-itus

Brand Killer Robots reveal::
You will also find that the great BBC organization suffers from what we call

SILO-ITUS

There are horizontal silos and vertical silos at the BBC.

It is in the interstices between silos where the problems occur.

The organization is so big that the BBC suffers from a lack of effective risk management. Risks can seem insignificant at one level, but when you develop risk scenarios, you realize that a small risk in one silo can have a catastrophic effect on the organization as a whole.

Of course these kinds of risks are rarely identified by those inside, which is why we have called for the appointment of independent auditors to the BBC organization.

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