Conspiritorial LO teams LO7261
Tue, 7 May 1996 07:07:32 -0400

Replying to LO7220 --

In a message dated 96-05-06 23:12:09 EDT, you write:

> What you described is what we call the "underground support system"
>and I believe that it exists in most major corporations and is responsible
>for any of the real success a company might have. We sometimes say... "we
>build "product" in spite of the system" and most of the true heros of our
>companies will never be known because they are the ones who slip in,
>assist their friends in the informal network of - who knows how to do it-
>and the work gets done.

Michael, it seems there is a pattern here. We don't call it the
"underground support team". We call it "guerilla cybernetics in action".
But it sounds like the same thing. If it walks like a duck, quacks like a
duck, etc., etc.

John N. Warfield


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