Middle Managers, extinct or heros in an Adaptive, Agile and AI world by Karen Walker

Much has been written about current middle management roles becoming increasingly irrelevant,ANZ's Digital Chief Maile Carnegie a few months ago famously referring to the 'frozen middle' who "have graduated from doing to managing and basically bossing other people around and shuffling Powerpoints", who also "resist change like death." Carnegie highlighting the importance of distributed leadership and del

Adaptive, Agile and agile organisations, what’s the difference? by Karen Walker

Organisations can be agile without implementing Agile delivery and work models, and why agility doesn't equal adaptiveness.

 Adaptiveness is about the overall ability to survive significant unforeseen and foreseen changes to the environment in which the organisation operates.