Change the way you think about the world…
CHRIS CLEARFIELD AND ANDRÁS TILCSIK EXPLAIN HOW THE INCREASING COMPLEXITY OF OUR SYSTEMS CREATES risky CONDITIONS while SURFACING PRACTICAL SOLUTIONS OF HOW OUR TEAMS CAN KEEP UP and PREVENT CATASTROPHES big and small.
Meltdown is an eye-opening, empowering, and entirely original book– changing the way you see our complex world and our place in it.
NAMED A BEST BOOK OF 2018 BY THE FINANCIAL TIMES
A groundbreaking take on how complexity causes failure in all kinds of modern systems–from social media to air travel–this practical and entertaining book reveals how we can prevent meltdowns in business and life.
Weaving together cutting-edge social science with riveting stories that take us from the frontlines of the Volkswagen scandal to backstage at the Oscars; from deep beneath the Gulf of Mexico to the top of Mount Everest.
By understanding what lies behind these failures, we can design better systems, make our teams more productive, and transform how we make decisions at work and at home.