Can an algorithm improve the design of your organization? I believe the answer is yes. In fact, together with two colleagues (Kim Soldal and Tore … [Read more...]
This has so far been the topic I have written the most extensively about. These posts cover all the different phases of an organization design process, from the early phase where you identify issues, to planning and implementation of changes. The posts draw on the framework that I write about in my book.
One firm that I have followed for many years is FMC (now TechnicFMC). It’s a world leader in subsea technologies – in particular, valve trees that … [Read more...]
When I was a consultant, many managers remarked to me that they had never had any training in organization design. They learned the stuff while doing … [Read more...]
You need to understand how the current organization works - before you can design a new one. As professor Ron Sanchez of the Copenhagen Business … [Read more...]
We all know that we need the support of key stakeholders in a change process. And this is absolutely critical if we are talking about potential … [Read more...]