The Operating Model Canvas for Uber

Uber is one of the world’s most successful technology companies. The company is the world’s largest taxi service without actually employing any taxi drivers. It matches passengers (riders) with drivers through a mobile phone app. However, the operating model involves a lot more than a platform. Starting in 2010, Uber…

The Operating Model Canvas for Shell

Shell is a huge global oil company, centered in The Hague and London. Its success has come from strong relationships with governments in the countries where it operates, and from a commitment to technology and engineering excellence. An operating model for a large multibusiness company must focus either on the…

Operating Model Canvas – in 3 minutes

Nearly every organisation suffers from a gap between strategy and execution.   For some the gap is large.  For others it is smaller, but still there.   Nearly every organisation also suffers from different functional initiatives pulling in slightly different directions.  HR is focused on increasing diversity.  Finance is trying to cut…

Scrum – in 3 Minuten (DE)

Einleitung Scrum ist seit einigen Jahren das am Meisten verwendete Framework für die agile Produktentwicklung von – vorrangig, aber nicht ausschließlich – Softwareprodukten. Umso erstaunlicher ist es, dass sich rund um Scrum trotzdem hartnäckig viele Mythen und Missverständnisse halten können. Dabei ist Scrum an sich eigentlich ganz einfach: wenige grundlegende…

Experts opinion: De grote smoes als Agile niet werkt

By John Hermarij Experts opinion: De grote smoes als Agile niet werkt Als ik dit vijftien jaar geleden had geschreven dan had er in plaats van Agile in de kop, PRINCE2 gestaan. Elke keer als we opgeschrikt worden door een beweging in het projectmanagementdomein en wanneer dit een positieve beweging is…

Your Service Automation journey starts here !

See the vlog Your Service Automation journey starts here ! My career in IT began in 1975. It was an entry level position in the IT Department of a large heavy engineering company. On my fi rst day at work I recall being quite intimidated by the fl ashing lights and low…