Command and control management approaches brought us the industrial capacity we have today and tremendous wealth is a great result. However, the business world is discovering how limiting this style of management can be.
Even in manufacturing, market demand changes quickly, product life cycles are shorter, and better ideas continue to emerge. Perhaps what we learned last century about efficiency is not what makes sense today?
This month we'll look at two approaches for managing work - a more traditional model we are all familiar with, and a more modern model designed to address constant change, pioneered in the manufacturing and software development industries.
The activity will start right after 6pm, and we should finish at 8pm - two hour event. Be prepared to engage with others.