We are stuck with absurd, complicated organisational structures
The real battle is not competitors. This is rubbish, very abstract. When do we meet competitors to fight them? The real battle is against ourselves, against our bureaucracy, our complicatedness — only you can fight it.
As market complexity has increased, so have our organisations. But we’ve reached a tipping point where the organisational complexity is killing us, as evidenced by declining productivity, and declining employee engagement. And our IT departments are stuck in the middle of these organisations!
Yves Morieux from BCG presents a fascinating exploration of his teams research into the root-cause analysis of the declining productivity, and employee engagement. Suggesting that the root-cause resides in the out-dated structure of our organisations.