What you will learn
This two-day course teaches principles, frameworks, and practical tools of advanced organization design. Based on conceptual inputs, and using practical exercises focusing on real-life issues, you will learn to effectively apply this knowledge to management challenges within your organization.
In this course, you will learn and practice
how to link your organization design to your strategy and how to scope your design work
approaches and tools to define effective and agile organization designs
how to involve teams in designing, testing, and implementing new set-ups
The course will work with examples and cases from third parties and will leave time to discuss real-life issues raised by course participants.
In addition to dedicated course materials, the workshop leverages the framework and tools of the Organizational Structure Kit as well as the Agile Organizing Kit (coming soon).
The course is designed for managers, entrepreneurs, internal business partners, and consultants who want to strengthen their practical organization design knowledge and shape their organizations using best-in-class concepts and tools.
The course language is English. The course is limited to maximum 12 participants to allow sufficient time for discussion of participants’ questions and business challenges.
Who runs the course
Prof. Dr. Olaf Bach has more than ten years of experience in management consulting and more than five years of teaching organization design at the University of St. Gallen and creative entrepreneurship at the Weißensee Art Academy Berlin. In his consulting work, teaching, and writing, his focus is on designing ways to facilitate innovative and impactful approaches to practice management. He is the founder of Management Kits, a business design initiative to enable research-based action learning, leveraging frameworks and tools based in design thinking.
What you get
In the course:
Two-day hands-on learning experience on the ground under the guidance of Olaf Bach
1 full hard-copy and electronic version of the Organizational Structure Kit
Additional course materials designed to maximize practical learning
Lunch included on both course days
After the course:
Two individual follow-up video conferences with Olaf Bach within three months after the course to discuss follow-on and implementation questions
Certificate of participation
Go to Management Kits for the complete workshop program
CHF 2’190.– Regular Price
CHF 1’890.– Early Bird (until January 11, 2017)
Terms and Conditions
By registering to the workshop you agree to our Terms and Conditions
Cancellation requests up to 6 weeks prior the course result in a 50% refund of the ticket price
Please contact Sonya Stocker for all inquiries
+41 44 520 9776