3ethos CEO Don Trone published an article for ThinkAdvisor on the balance that governance requires in order to maintain aspiration.
When do you do your best work? When someone tells you what to do, and how to do it? Or, when you’re allowed to use your own initiative and ingenuity to get a task accomplished?
The vast majority of people would say that too many rules are a disincentive. The job gets done, but rarely is it a reflection of our ability to provide a margin of excellence.
A link to Don's ThinkAdvisor article is here.