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Complexity Kills Companies

Complexity kills companies because it hides opportunities and masks problems. Many organizations are managed by an incomplete understanding of the metrics that drive the business. This leads to situations where decisions are made based on outdated information, inaccurate numbers, and an incomplete understanding of what is happening. In an effort to mitigate this, many business […]

Aligning the Organization through Visual Management

Misaligned organizations are often lacking transparency – both from the owner’s perspective and the employee’s. When entrepreneurs grow a company, they become somewhat removed from the day-to-day activities. This makes it hard for them to evaluate their employees’ performance and identify opportunities for improvement. The faster they grow, the wider the gulf. On the other […]