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Complexity and false hope

It's hard to simplify complexity. Sometimes, this painful reality causes managers to grasp at straws and wallow in denial, seeking the allure of easy, yet ultimately pointless, solutions.

It's hard to simplify complexity. Sometimes, this painful reality causes managers to grasp at straws and wallow in denial, seeking the allure of easy, yet ultimately pointless, solutions. The following Geek and Poke cartoon precisely captures this unfortunate, yet all too common, phenomenon:
Complexity and false hope