The Horsemen of Mediocrity
The Four Horsemen of Mediocrity
Seth Godin recently identified the four reason why people remain mediocre:
Deniability—”They decided, created, commanded or blocked. Not my fault.” Helplessness—”My boss won’t let me.” Contempt—”They don’t pay me enough to put up with the likes of these customers.” Fear—”It’s good enough, it’s not worth the risk, people will talk, this might not work…”
which in turn inspired me to make this H.I.P.
Destroy Mediocrity with Creation
Are you happy with just fulfilling the minimum requirement because being remarkable takes too long?
Do you find yourself justifying what you are doing by saying, “that’s the way we do things around here,” instead of finding new ways of doing things?
Have you become content with the status quo, because continually seeking ways...