Sometimes I’m happy I took the trip to Abilene

Are you familiar with the Abilene Paradox? It’s the anecdote told by George Washington University Professor Jerry B. Harvey in his article: The Abilene Paradox: The Management of Agreement, originally published in 1974. Often used to define group think, it recounts the story of a Texas family that takes a long, hot, drive in a car without airContinue reading “Sometimes I’m happy I took the trip to Abilene”