How to Pick a Good Fight


Most leadership experts argue that the best way to manage change is to create alignment, but our research indicates that for large-scale change or innovation initiatives, a healthy dose of dissent is usually just as important. Within an acceptable range of competition and tension, science shows, dissent will fire up more of an individual’s brain, stimulating more pathways and engaging more creative centers. In short, more of what makes people unique, innovative, and passionate is available for use.


http://hbr.harvardbusiness.org/2009/12/how-to-pick-a-good-fight/ar/1?cm_re=homepage-081009-_-lede-2-_-headline

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