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Too much overhead (as in not actual producing, but just controlling production) is widely seen as one of the less attractive side products of growth in prosperity and economic tailwind that easily can be cut out in times of some recession / economic headwind. Adjusting the more Chiefs than Indians model in governmental and corporate organizations to more efficient management or production levels improves prosperity and economic performance severely. Too much overhead create unnecessary spilling of energy and resources without any contribution to prosperity/wealth. In most cases to much overhead even create beside a negative value, also a negative effect on prosperity.

Author: Gijs Graafland

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