100 Ways to Succeed #94:
Hail the Decentralization "Warfighters"
Through every means possible, be hyper-aware of ICD (Inherent Centralist Drift).
Talk about it.
Fight about it.
Lose sleep over it.
Ensure that your Decentralists are as well armed as your Centralists.
(Hint: This ICD holds for a 1-person biz as well as for a 10,000-person biz. When you screw up in the 1-person biz, you add controls. A good idea, a necessary one ... until it stifles creativity.)