Re: Commitment LO248

Keith Cowan (
Sat, 25 Feb 1995 17:16:40 -0500 (EST)

Replying to LO236 --

> Uh-huh. "Commitment" is an observer's word, not a participant's. People
> who are committed show it. They don't usually have any reason to use the
> word itself.

I am reminded of the old joke regarding commitment when it concerns the
production of bacon and eggs for breakfast. "The chicken is involved but
the pig is COMMITTED!" And in at least one BPR project, all the client
participants showed up the day after the joke wearing pig's noses to show
they were committed to the project...

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