Mapping #5: Restoring the Proper Balance of Power
For a non-technical CFO or lawyer, it is difficult to operate in a world dominated by technical people who are at the core of almost every modern business. There is a significant risk that those responsible for particular aspects of running the business (finance or compliance) will find themselves accountable for things they do not fully understand, and consequently compromising relationships and business outcomes.
In this paper, we analyze the power and responsibility, presenting a simple framework for ensuring that every person can contribute to the success of the organization proportionately to his/her capabilities, especially when working across multiple departments.
Mapping #5: Restoring the proper balance of power