NextMapping™ Future of Work Blog
Welcome to the Future of Work blog – this is where you will find posts on all things related to the future of work.
We have guest bloggers that include CIO’s, Behavioral Scientists, CEO’s, Data Scientists including posts by our founder Cheryl Cran.
May 23, 2017
Recently I researched and created an infographic on 5 companies modeling future of work. In my presentations I often provide case examples to provide context for the many future of work changes happening in business. In this infographic the companies I chose to profile include Zappos, Whole Foods, Facebook, Oracle, and Amazon. Lets start with […]
July 15, 2015
There has been much media attention around holacracy particularly since Zappos has integrated the model into its business over the past few years. Many organizations are keeping an eye out to see what the ‘holes’ are in the system and interestedly watching Zappos as a ‘beta’ test for other companies. In this post I want […]
May 11, 2015
In a recent Fast Company article on the latest update on Zappo’s and its foray into holacracy it was stated that 14% of its staff are leaving. The article itself begins to sound alarmist until you read on and recognize that once again CEO Tony Hsieh has shown ‘evolutionary’ leadership by providing an option […]
August 27, 2014
There has been a lot of media and buzz around Zappos most recent innovative move regarding culture- holacracy. What is a holacracy and how can it be used to increase innovation, collaboration and employee engagement? The definition of holacracy is: Holacracy is a comprehensive practice for structuring, governing, and running an organization. It replaces today’s […]