Category Archives: Organizational efficiency

How to get employees engaged? Employee engagement program for RnD

Alexander Stern   July 24, 2015   Comments Off on How to get employees engaged? Employee engagement program for RnD

I would like to start with 3 quotes, which provide a great insight about what employee engagement actually means: ONLY ORGANISATIONS THAT TRULY ENGAGE AND INSPIRE THEIR EMPLOYEES PRODUCE WORLD CLASS LEVELS OF INNOVATION, PRODUCTIVITY AND PERFORMANCE. ENGAGED EMPLOYEES HAVE A SENSE OF PERSONAL ATTACHMENT TO THEIR WORK AND ORGANISATION; THEY ARE MOTIVATED AND ABLE TO GIVE OF THEIR BEST TO… Read more »

Main two problems with decision making in R&D

Alexander Stern   July 21, 2014   Comments Off on Main two problems with decision making in R&D

In my more than 20 years of experience in the software development industry, I found out 2 main problems with decision making: Rushing to make a decision even if it would destroy more than create. Delaying a decision thus hurting business agility and the value R&D should provide to the stakeholders. A bit of explanation on my viewpoint: R&D is… Read more »