Parkinson’s Law -Mental Model 089
Why Is The DMV So Slow?
Work expands to fill the time available for its completion.
Example: Parkinson’s Law is named after Cyril Northcote Parkinson, a British historian. During his time with the British Civil Service, he noted that as bureaucracies expanded, they became more inefficient.
Wisdom: “Delay is the deadliest form of denial.” — Cyril Northcote Parkinson