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I suspect it is a blight that exists in all bureaucracies, since following the process means you are protected if anything goes wrong. "I don't know why it failed, I followed all the rules."I was just reading this Reddit thread about "process rather than success" in the Aussie military:
I also am starting to suspect it has to do with the personality types that are drawn to working in bureaucracies... The sort of people who want to get things done tend to bow out, and the ones quite content to check off boxes on a spreadsheet stick around.