[podcast] Can Organizations Learn?
Can Organizations Learn?
We discussed the obstacles and opportunities organizations face as they seek to lead innovation within their market. Topics we covered include;
- Managing to outcomes over output
- Annual budgeting and funding
- Performance management
- How to become a Lean Enterprise and create high performance at scale
- How to build a culture of experimentation and learning
- Coaching business leaders and executives in ExecCamp
For most businesses, Agile transformations have been disappointing, if not disastrous, with 96% failing to generate the capability to adapt to changing market conditions, according to the 2018 State Of Agile survey. On paper, the signals seem promising: Agile has evolved into a nearly universal framework that can help organizations adapt faster than ever, […]
Why do some leaders and teams achieve great success in complex, uncertain, and fast-changing environments, while others who are equally capable struggle? For example, earlier this year, I found myself in a room with the heads of various competing departments of a large, bureaucratic organization. They had been tasked with the development of a new […]
I’ve been watching the outstanding HBO series Chernobyl which details the worst nuclear reactor meltdown in human history—an event that was approximately 400 times more potent than the atomic bomb dropped on Hiroshima. What occurred to me, and what I discovered over the course of the TV series, this was a cataphoric failure destined to […]
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