12 of the most common reasons why startups and young businesses fail
90% of startups fail in the first three years after their founding, according to the Startup Genome 2019 report. Nevertheless, startups are becoming more and more popular, as is the idea of ​​quitting a job to create your own business. However, before you make such a serious decision and open a business – which is[…]
How to build a company of 14,000 associates without a boss?
Buurtzorg is a Dutch company that is an association of community nurses who care for home patients. Remarkable efficiency and the work environment made the organization grow enormously. What started as a team of four nurses in 2006 has grown to nearly 8,000 nurses in 2014 and 14,000 nurses today, with teams in the Netherlands,[…]
Holaspirit – a tool supporting self-management, holacracy and sociocracy
More and more people want to work differently in the VUCA world, a world full of change, uncertainty, complexity and ambiguity. There is a new generation of free people who expect more from the labor market and most often do not want to adapt to the hierarchical style of management. Along with such changes in[…]
No idea for yourself? Try these 5 ways
Is the lack of ideas for yourself keeping you awake at night? Do you want to change your career, but you don’t know what you would like to do next in life? Millions of people face such dilemmas each year. Nearly half of those surveyed last year said they had made a significant career change,[…]
Teal organizations: no more division into production and office workers
Companies are constantly looking for process improvements, cost reduction and efficiency improvement. Will the new management methods allow us to create better jobs, more productive factories, and will we be able to feel as good at work as at the Christmas table? “I never thought it was fun to work,” said Ron Campbell, one of[…]