Bad ideas and alternative strategies

14 February 2005

Seth Godin berates the drop-down box as an example of how bad ideas stick around forever, because “in most organizations, you don’t get in trouble for embracing the status quo.”

That is undoubtedly true, but it also shows how people will find alternative strategies to get round the bad ideas. In this case, by typing the first letter of the selection you want in order to jump straight to it.

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