Weekend Reading – Leadership is More Important than Ever

Dear all, preparing for the keynote at one of our clients’ “Leadership Day” this week, I came to realize that leadership is ever more important in our VUCA world. For that reason I’d like to share three inspiring TED talks on different aspects of leadership with you:...

Weekend Reading – Outcomes over Outputs?

Dear all, should we manage for Outcomes or Outputs? Doing a lot of OKR-related work recently, I see many organisations struggle so much with getting „stuff“ done – creating output – that they have a hard time agreeing on how to tackle the problems that...

Weekend Reading – OKRs in the Real World

Dear all, OKRs (Objectives and Key Results) are a great tool to improve alignment and effectiveness of organisations in a transparent and self-organising fashion. This weekend I’d like to share learnings from real world OKR implementations: In their discussion...

Weekend Reading – Does Agile Need an Update

Dear all,   Does Agile need an update? Agile’s been around for 20 years+ and it has evolved well beyond the Agile Manifesto’s software-centric world. Many of us see teams struggle with ever more complex forms (think SAFe!) and non-software applications....