Why maintenance sometimes a forgotten art?

via GIPHY Just finished reading the excellent Why do people neglect maintenance?. Join 35,000 others and follow Sean Hull on twitter @hullsean. With a wide ranging discussion, from cultural myths to cognitive biases, there are a lot of reasons why your organization may not be giving maintenance the attention it deserves. Here are some thoughts… …

Is maintenance as sexy as innovation?

via GIPHY A recent NYT piece on our aging american infrastructure got me thinking. It seems that roads, bridges, airports & city sewer systems are all in need of repair. Sadly as budgets to maintain these systems in good repair are often short, they become larger problems to fix as their status becomes critical. Join …