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Around the globe, at every level, in all kinds of organizations, inspired innovators are staging inventive experiments to make their organizations as adaptable, creative, engaging, and accountable as the people who work there. In the past, it was difficult for management innovators to share their experiences directly with others — but now we have the MIX.

Dig into these real-world case studies of management innovation, and mix it up with the positive deviants who are changing the game. Have you tried something new? Share it here and see what others think.

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A dynamic collection of real-world case studies from the MIX community

Many years ago at Parker Pen I was assigned the responsibility for a revolutionary Gain Sharing bonus plan entitled “The Scanlon Plan”…  Over several years the plan bonus grew and grew until Park
Story by Roy Sweney on October 14, 2011
Since 1998 I have been after this moment. This needs to be rewritten, polished and updated.
Story by Marie Hauser-Adee on May 27, 2011
In “The Future of Management” Gary Hamel argued that “Management is out of date.  Like the combustion engine, it’s a technology that has largely stopped evolving, and that’s not good.”  This
Story by Bill Nobles on January 5, 2011
As a surveyor engaged in the measurement of many school buildings and grounds, Alison Watson was inspired by the enthusiasm and curiosity demonstrated by the many children and young people she encount
Story by Alison Watson on October 5, 2010
Founding angels act as the driving force for the foundation of new start-ups by supporting scientists from the generation of the idea to the building up of a company.
Story by Gunter Festel on May 20, 2010
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Story by NAVEEN KHAJANCHI on November 22, 2013
The homework assignment to write an essay has met with many not just on enthusiasm and the result is then often a bad essay score. Practice makes perfect, so goes an old saying. And eve
Story by Steve Dyer on June 6, 2014
I remember my first encounter with an expert. I was the night manager at the Timme Plaza Restaurant in Wilmington, North Carolina, when the event occurred.
Story by Jim McGriff, Jr. on April 24, 2015
What if you would organize your company without any management? Without any rules? Would that work? At Finext, the Netherlands, we make it work for already 20 years.
Story by JD Hogendoorn on January 4, 2016
Lemme tell ya the story of our little Maribelle. Maribelle was one happy gal. She hung out all day with her family and her friends, enjoyin the warm sunshine.
Story by Bernhard Sterchi on February 3, 2017
Remember, there are no simple solutions to complicated problems. I hope my perspective will help you get unstuck; and, stay unstuck.
Story by Jim McGriff, Jr. on August 13, 2017
For small business owners, exhibitions are an excellent way to boost brand awareness, expand your network, and generate more sales.
Story by Elaine Bennett on February 11, 2019
Read on to find out why Scrum became the Agile household name and the most widespread approach to agile project management. 
Story by Jug Babic on June 24, 2019

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