The organization of the future will be (...) like a Calder mobile, with a thin wire of control, and with modules hanging down of various shapes and … [Read more...]
Finding ways to simplify the organization is a key concern in many large firms. In this series of posts, I discuss how to define complexity and describe some key principles and tools that one can use to design a simpler organization.
A few weeks ago, I asked some managers that I know about the topics they would like to read about on this blog. Several responded that they were … [Read more...]
What you see above is an incubator made from car parts. The concept was developed by Design the Matters, a non-profit organization in … [Read more...]
About a year ago, I created a presentation about how leaders can simplify the structure of their organization. This presentation has been viewed more … [Read more...]
I am not thinking about how many pages or slides you need to show the “boxology” – that is, who reports to whom – which usually requires only one … [Read more...]