Sean Cranbury is the Executive Editor of Books on the Radio. He's also Founder and Creative Director of the Real Vancouver Writers' Series.
Sean is General Manager at the legendary Storm Crow Tavern and consults with literary arts organizations on digital communications strategies.
Undoubtedly there are organizational constructs and cultures that create more favourable conditions for willful blindness than others. Heroic leadership styles, companies highly focused on the power and influence of a single individual, provoke the kind of second-guessing among executives that stops them from thinking or analyzing what they know to be true.