You think you understand incentives. You're probably wrong. Incentive programs are minefields for management and excruciating for employees.
Takeover. Acquisition. Consolidation. Merger. Inspired by LinkedIn & Microsoft, Kevin & Julian ask why they are so common when 4/5 fail. (tl;dr: culture)
Simple problems like colonizing Mars can be shaved down to a solution. When you try that with a wicked problem it just gets hairier.
This week Kevin and Julian take a walk on the nerd side, exploring the team dynamics and ultimate failure of the Avengers in Captain America Civil War.
This week the topic is Target utterly failing to expand to the Canadian market, and how this huge retailer set itself up for disaster.
This week is the first beta episode (production is rough). Kevin and Julian cover a lot of ground about how organizations can change how they change.