Video: Dumb business decisions that can take down a company

Big egos and a lack of foresight kill lots of companies. IT leaders can learn from their misguided decisions. This episode of Sanity Savers for IT executives discusses some of the most common bad decisions that can hurt good companies and their IT departments.

Big egos and a lack of foresight kill lots of companies — both small and large. However, IT leaders can learn from their misguided decisions and glean a some important lessons to keep their IT departments — and ultimately their companies — from suffering the same fate. This episode of Sanity Savers for IT executives discusses some of the most common bad decisions that can hurt good companies.

Dumb business decisions that can take down your company Big egos and a lack of foresight kill lots of companies — both small and large. However, IT leaders can learn from their misguided decisions and glean a some important lessons to keep their IT departments -- and ultimately their companies -- from suffering the same fate. This episode of Sanity Savers for IT executives discusses some of the most common bad decisions that can hurt good companies.

By Jason Hiner

Jason Hiner is Editorial Director of CNET and former Editor in Chief of TechRepublic. He's co-author of the book, Follow the Geeks.