Daily Archives: April 14, 2008

How Many Committees Does It Take To…

I’m on a committee right now, and then I read the joke below on dailyspark.com. It hit way too close to home.

I have to admit it, Jensen had offered a brilliant proposal to resolve our troublesome problem. He suggested we form three committees, one to study the problem directly, one to study how other companies had resolved similar problems, and a third to oversee the first two and coordinate their efforts into a workable solution. The plan worked flawlessly and we assigned the janitor to change the lightbulb.