The Responsibility Virus
How Control Freaks, Mother Hens, Shrinking Violets and Yes-Men Can Harness the Power of True Partnership
About the Summary
In The Responsibility Virus, Roger Martin unveils a vicious cycle of over-responsibility and under-responsibility infecting working relationships in many companies. Martin shows how heroic leaders take on too much responsibility, passive followers take on too little, and the two groups feed off each other. The result, general unhappiness and a dysfunctional operation.