“The goal of the leader should be to maximize resistance – in the sense of encouraging disagreement and dissent.
When an organization is in crisis, lack of resistance can itself be a problem.
It can mean that the change you are trying to create isn’t radical enough… or that the opposition has gone underground.”
Source: Dan Senor, Start-Up Nation
I don’t agree with the wording here. But I agree with the sentiment.
A perspective that is different to our own should not be silenced just because it is different.
In fact, if somebody has an alternate view, then we should listen with an open mind, because we might learn something new.
Strong opinions, weakly held. Create an environment where the exchange of alternate views is safe and welcomed.