I attended a conference in Denmark recently where I met Richard Burton, professor emeritus at Duke University. It was he who first raised the … [Read more...]
I this series of posts I discuss academic research on organization design, report from conferences and seminars that I attend, and also describe my own studies.
One thing all managers do is to solve problems. You can solve problems in two ways. You can rely on your intuition, or you can use a systematic … [Read more...]
Last week I posted a survey here on my blog. I have now looked at the results. As you can see from the chart above, most of the items are … [Read more...]
I am planning to develop new material on how to improve the design of organizations, which I will publish on this blog during the next few … [Read more...]
Sometimes, people seem to think about organization design principles as abstract, theoretical concepts with no immediate … [Read more...]