Leading the Boundryless Organization

Leading the Boundryless Organization

01.07.02Ron Ashkenas

This article outlines the challenges leaders face in creating a flexible, fluid organization

Organizations and leaders who are winning today put more emphasis on process than structure. They know that transforming an organization unleashes tremendous energy. Leaders of today – and leaders of tomorrow – must learn to manage an uncontrollable change process, learn to live with ambiguity, and learn to handle ever-changing pressures.

This article describes five change challenges confronting today's leaders and shows how to propel the organization into the future.

2000 Handbook of Business Strategy, New York: Faulkner & Gray, 1999

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