Gridlock


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Gridlock

A situation in which a business does not function, or functions ineffectively, due to conflicting orders from management and/or insufficient operating procedures. Gridlock may occur when two or more parties are attempting to control a business, or when project goals are incompletely defined because of incompetent management. Gridlock can be very costly to a business' operations, especially when it is prolonged.
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'We commend your intervention to resolve the traffic gridlock around the Lagos ports in Apapa.
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Having read many of them, I am confident in saying that anthropologist Pardis Madhavi's Gridlock: Labor, Migration, and Human Trafficking in Dubai offers new insights, relevant to both academic and policy circles, in an accessible language.
Leavitt Partners is calling the first situation Democratic gridlock; the second, Republican gridlock; and the third, a Republican sweep.
* GRIDLOCK: Traffic on M62 approaching Brighouse * TRAGEDY: Tarpaulin covers the crushed car as police work at the crash scene