The design of organisations and products
“Work expands so as to fill the time available for its completion”
“For this real or imagined overwork, there are, broadly speaking, three possible remedies. He may resign; he may ask to halve the work with a colleague called B; he may demand the assistance of two subordinates, to be called C and D. There is probably no instance, however, in history, of A choosing any but the third alternative.”
Has the information revolution falsified Parkinson's law? If not yet, then when will it? Or has it supercharged it?