Morning, one of the over hyped topics in large organizations and traditional management courses is learning ‘new ways’ of leadership: leading ‘Semco-style’. In this blog Tony de Bree explaines why you should not spend your valuable time and money on those books, seminars and courses.
Morning, I get a lot of phone calls from people inside and outside Banking, asking me what education & training programs they should spend their valuable time and money on. My first tip: stop wasting your valuable time & money on Lean & Agile Courses. Here is why.
I always notice it when there are large-scale reorganizations and lay-offs at large banks in The Netherlands at ABN Amro, ING or Rabo Bank because suddenly people want to become friends with me on LinkedIn or Facebook. They want to make the transition from banker to entrepeneur. And they ask me ‘how did you do it, Tony?’.