Book Review – Change-Able Organization: Key Management Practices for Speed and Flexibility

By William R. Daniels & John G. Mathers Harvard Business School Press, 2002 ISBN #0-87584-949-0 Some organizations are like a big, hulking raft. They move slowly, deliberately, carry a lot of freight, and are difficult to turn. And what a bore to be crew on one of these vessels! Other organizations are more like a galley. Remember those movies about ancient Rome? Galleys are large, mobile, and also carry a fair amount of cargo. But the crew faces the stern, rowing in unison to the … [Read more...]