Episode 037 The Complexity Of Living Organizations


In this episode, Haley interviews Dr. Oleg Konovalov, who is the author of a new management concept called Organisational Anatomy, which views organisational processes and functions from a biological perspective. Dr. Oleg shares some key concepts from his new book, along with several metaphoric examples to help unpack complexity and make it more digestible.


Show Notes


Quotes from this episode:

“Complexity is a pack of simple things; don’t make it unsolvable, don’t make it a mess” -  Dr. Oleg Konovalov

“Professionalism is reflected in simple language.” -  Dr. Oleg Konovalov

“Organizational culture is a catalyzer of performance...if negative, culture can be an inhibitor.” -  Dr. Oleg Konovalov

"Complexity is always multi-dimensional, it is not flat.”  Dr. Oleg Konovalov

“Things should be made as simple as possible. But not simpler.” - Albert Einstein

 

Resources from this episode:

Organizational Anatomy by Oleg Konovalov

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