"When you find yourself saying things like 'I wish my people took more ownership,' 'I wish we operated more like a startup,' or 'I wish we were more nimble,' remember that most organizations have created so much emphasis on tactical performance that their people cannot adapt. 

Maintaining great performance over the long term will require organizations to also emphasize adaptive performance."

This brilliant article by Lindsay McGregor and Neel Doshi gives you insights into the differences between tactical and adaptive performance, plus three practical steps to strike the perfect balance

Certainly worth the read if you want to improve performance in your organization!