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The Best Free Leadership Advice You'll Ever Get by @LollyDaskal. Business Book Classic: The Abilene Paradox by @WallyBock. Leadership Development Needs More Podium Results by Bruce Watt, PhD via @DDIworld. Lead Change Group: 10 Insights on Inspirational Leadership by @scott_mautz. Like us on Facebook for additional leadership and personal development ideas.

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That phenomenon, first described by Jerry B Harvey in his article ‘The Abilene Paradox’, highlighted his views on consensus inertia. Team Dynamics Leadership Communication Community employee engagementI recently had a great catch up with my younger brother and youngest sister over a meal in their favorite local restaurant. Our conversation was free-ranging, covering a multiplicity of subjects.

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It’s called The Abilene Paradox The Abilene Paradox was introduced by Jerry B. One suddenly suggests that they take a trip to Abilene (which is about fifty miles north), for dinner. When they arrive at the restaurant in Abilene, they order and eat a very mediocre meal after which they pile into the car again for the long and hot trip home. I hadn’t heard of the “Abilene Paradox&#.