18. November 2008 17:01
Work is managed by people applying management processes, like planning, organizing, tracking, coordination, reporting and leading. With the exception of leading; large parts of these processes can be automated with smart software. Automated processes save everyone time, effort and stress; and in some cases, less people are required to achieve the same results.
Currently people largely apply planning, organizing, tracking, coordination, and reporting management processes manually. There are many different approaches, because people generally like to do things in a way that su... [More]
17. November 2008 16:41
Most people will agree that collaboration occurs between people, but current management methods (such as project management) focus on tasks with people as resources. Yet the workplace norm is people centric collaboration where people create team networks to do work. Unlike social networks, team networks exist to achieve business goals.
In social networks people tend to interact with people they are related to or like. However in a business, people need to interact with the people who can contribute to their business goals.
Every task has a team of stakeholders that in... [More]