A picture of a yellow train used as illustration on effectiveness

No matter how much the boss or the customers yelled or threatened, the locomotive pulling freight and passenger cars refused to move. They were dead in the water.  The day started out as planned, but then went from good to bad. The train lurched to a stop without warning. Upon investigation, the engine had somehow […]

Success comes from creating jaw dropping new products and not by restructuring the organization

restructuring the organization

It seems obvious but its not. Many senior executives have the mistaken impression that what is needed is restructuring the organization in order to come up with that new killer product idea. Rather than focusing on structure, why not focus on creating and nurturing a corporate culture that empowers the organization to create those killer innovations. […]