BCG's Yves Morieux researches how corporations can adapt to a modern and complex business landscape.
Why you should listen to him:
Yves Morieux thinks
deeply about what makes organizations work effectively. A senior
partner in BCG’s Washington D.C. office and director of the BCG
Institute for Organization, Morieux considers how overarching changes in
structure can improve motivation for all who work there. His calls his
approach "Smart Simplicity." Using six key rules, it encourages
employees to cooperate in order to solve long-term problems. It isn’t
just about reducing costs and increasing profit -- it’s about maximizing
engagement through all levels of a company. Morieux has been featured
in articles on organizational evolution in Harvard Business Review, The Economist, The Wall Street Journal, Fast Company and Le Monde.