Vision of Agile HR

In the book ‘Agile HR’ Boskma, Buizer, van de Hoef, Peters and Zelen discuss the (un)missable rol of HR in agile organizations. The central question in the book is: How do you design an organization and the associated HR-function in such a way that you deliver the most value to your clients? To answer this…

Vision of Semco Style

In the book “Maverick” Ricardo Semler discusses the success story behind the world’s most unusual workplace: Semco. Semco manufactures a range of products. It are not the products that make Semco extraordinary, but the manner in which Semco’s employees produce these products. Semler’s story is about Semco in the period from early 80s to early…

Vision of Buurtzorg

Buurtzorg, a large Dutch nursing care provider, is a good example of an organization running with Teal management structures and practices. Buurtzorg (the name means neighborhood care in Dutch) was founded in 2006 by Jos de Blok. He set up the company as a self-managing enterprise. Buurtzorg has a distinctive outlook on the nature of…