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Old 08-02-2004, 06:35 PM   #9
Jorge Garcia
Dojo: Shudokan School of Aikido
Location: Houston
Join Date: Jun 2001
Posts: 608
Re: In short: Very, and, Not At All

Dario Rosati wrote:
I agree, but as a newbie, I would add a second important (and apparently opposite) point: an organization should have the courage to recognize new talents
These organizations that have been around awhile crystallize at the hierarchical levels and sometimes, those there previously become turf oriented and resist new talent. In one of the largest groups, it has become increasingly difficult to get promotions unless you are favored or do a lot for them.

"It is the philosophy that gives meaning to the method of training."
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