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We have already wrote on this blog that military doesn’t have to mean command-and-control and that it started in the 19th century. Yet examples of military organizations with freedom- and responsibility-based environments are still rare. Marines and Special Forces are the closest to such environments. Now, David Marquet has shown that it can work [...]
November 14, 2013 during the ceremony taking place in the French National Assembly, “Freedom, Inc.”‘s French edition “Liberté & Cie” won the best 2013 book award Prix du Livre DCF in the Corporate Strategy category. Most of the 10 runner-ups were French-only editions, along Daniel Pink’s latest book. Thanks for all the [...]
Here is a teaser of the 90′ minute film scheduled on ARTE chain on the Happiness at Work. The producers have already filmed a dozen of freedom incs and their leaders and employees. Their goal is to build a real community of fans of this happiness at work movement which is [...]
Here is with some delay the article we published in the Wall Street Journal on the coming out of 20% time as a perk–not an aspect of the freedom-based culture in Google. How an Endangered Google Policy Got Results By BRIAN M. CARNEY and ISAAC GETZ Published reports in recent weeks [...]
We have studied for our book Zappos, then a young company. Since then, it has been acquired by Amazon.com but its culture seems to go on and Tony Hsie, the leader who built it and maintains it. Here are a couple of videos describing Zappos culture.
Ricardo Semler is one of the best thinkers among the leaders who built a freedom-based organization. In this 6′ video he takes Kafka’s parables to deliver a powerful message to every leader and every man and woman.