What can the Construction Industry Learn from the US Military to More Effectively Deliver Results?

I recently read Team of Teams / New Rules of Engagement for a Complex World written by General Stanley McChrystal with Tantum Collins, David Silverman and Chris Fussell. I was struck by the similarities of the challenges the US Military faced in Iraq and with those we face in the construction industry. In essence they were challenged by highly optimized silos that were very good at what they did, but without integration and collaboration across these high-performing organiz