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Expand the scope of employee autonomy

“Companies must radically reduce the number of permissions that are required to start something new.”

Too many people in organizations feel powerless to initiate change. Rigid policy guidelines, tight spending limits, and a lack of self-directed time limit individual autonomy and undermine the organization’s capacity to renew itself. Companies must redesign management systems so they facilitate local experimentation and bottom-up initiatives.

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Expand the scope of employee autonomy

“Companies must radically reduce the number of permissions that are required to start something new.”

Too many people in organizations feel powerless to initiate change. Rigid policy guidelines, tight spending limits, and a lack of self-directed time limit individual autonomy and undermine the organization’s capacity to renew itself. Companies must redesign management systems so they facilitate local experimentation and bottom-up initiatives.

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Hack by George Kobak on January 5, 2015
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Hack by George Kobak on February 23, 2015
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Story by Lisa Shuster on December 26, 2013
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Hack by Christian Lee on March 31, 2014
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Hack by Jon Ingham on July 17, 2011
Hi All, We always talk about what need to be do something  to reinvent Management. All big guns in Management give their advices for this.
Hack by Gagandeep Singh on February 16, 2012
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Hack by Njal Larson on November 18, 2011

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