In Search of Excellence reading notes

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In Search of Excellence reading notes *A Bias for Action MBWA Informal communication Positive peer review Chunking Org fluidity - small groups (volunteers) Ad Hoc task force - multifunction problem solving - implementation efforts - Action, not analysis and reports - Small numbers, less then 10 = ideal is 7 - No staff - No documentation - Face to face communication - Temp structure (project center) Experiment …. Try it … test … market research, get innovation into action - Speed and numbers …. The more tries, the more likely success will come One page memo - Break problem down to better understand it - Make solution simple *Autonomy and Entrepreneurship The Champion - Pushes ideas into fruition - Complimented by a product champion and an executive champion - Need support for champions Parallel development efforts Bootlegging Skunk works Entrepreneurship - Give front line managers authority - Let them have opportunity to make financial decisions - Feeling empowered - Authority does not have to match responsibility
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