Podcast 193 — Can an organisation really manage itself?

Self-management is increasingly seen as the most diplomatic way to run an organisation. But how does this work when critical, time-sensitive decisions have to be made? What structures do these organisations need to have in place to succeed? And how do they overcome the challenges they are presented with?

Written by Nicola Boyle
Published 05 May 2020
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Podcast 193 — Can an organisation really manage itself?

This week on the Good Practice Podcast, Nicola Boyle and Owen Ferguson are joined by organisational self-management coach Lisa Gill.

In the episode we discuss:

  • The critical success factors of running a self-managing organisation

  • The challenges of running a self-managing organisation

  • The benefits of shifting to self-management 

To find out more about Lisa, visit her website: https://www.reimaginaire.com/

Listen and subscribe to Lisa's Leadermorphosis podcast at: http://leadermorphosis.co/

The Leadermorphosis episode with Miki Kashtan can be found here: http://leadermorphosis.co/ep-37-miki-kashtan-on-the-three-shifts-needed-for-self-managing-organisations-to-thrive

To find out more about the Liberating Structures app, click here: https://www.liberatingstructures.app/en/

For information on Helen Sanderson's Dare to Lead interactive course, click here: http://helensanderson.net/dare-to-lead/

Helen Sanderson's podcast A Cup of Teal can be found here: https://open.spotify.com/show/43iANzrV228opoHuom16HA  

Lisa Gill

Lisa Gill

Organisational self-management coach, Reimaginaire

Lisa Gill, included in the Thinkers50 Radar 2020, coaches teams and organisations who are interested in becoming self-managing and facilitates leadership courses that train people in a more adult-adult, coaching style of leadership with Tuff Leadership Training. She is also the host of the Leadermorphosis podcast, for which she has interviewed thought leaders and practitioners from all over the world about the future of work.

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Nicola Boyle

Nicola Boyle

Marketing Communications Executive, Emerald Works

Nicola has over six years of marketing experience. Her responsibilities include managing social media, podcast and webinar channels, as well content management and event planning. Nicola enjoys identifying and anticipating client needs and delivering the best possible experience to build successful long-standing client relationships.
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Owen Ferguson

Owen Ferguson

Product and Technology Director, Emerald Works

A self-confessed nerd, Owen is passionate about taking an evidence-led approach to developing digital products that solve real-world problems. He is also a regular on our weekly podcast.
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Nicola Boyle

Nicola Boyle

Marketing Communications Executive
Nicola has over six years of marketing experience. Her responsibilities include managing social media, podcast and webinar channels, as well content management and event planning. Nicola enjoys identifying and anticipating client needs and delivering the best possible experience to build successful long-standing client relationships.

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