It’s amazing just how many languages (and dichos) would fit this. I first ran across this in New Mexico in 1991 very apropos at that time RE: women in the highway and environment departments. The specific source is in deep storage (still) but I’m hoping the creator will recognize it and let me know.
In Alaska I’ve heard, “you’re too thoughtful” and “you can’t expect them to understand…”
View the comments for other suggestions or to add your own. Also, the comments contain trackbacks to interesting sites.
Please note that this image has a copyright, for non-commercial distribution with attribution.
Click the title below to enlarge. It should print well on 8.5 by 11 paper for handouts.
If you’d like to display a thumbnail, copy the thumbnail below to your site and code it like this
<a href="http://13c4.wordpress.com/2007/02/24/50-reasons-not-to-change/" title="50 reasons not to change source"><img src="http://yoursite.com/50-reason-notto2.thumbnail.jpg/> click to see original</a>
<p><a href="http://13c4.wordpress.com/2007/02/24/50-reasons-not-to-change/">http://13c4.wordpress.com/2007/02/24/50-reasons-not-to-change/</a>from MP Bumsted, Biocultural Science & Management</p>
Site Search Tags: culture+change, organizational+change, organizational+culture, directed+cultural+change, biocultural+adaptation, public+involvement, community+based+participatory+research, CBR, CBPR, 50+Reasons+Not+to+Change