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Organizational Dynamics

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Slides from D. Giard ArcReady presentation 11/25/08.
Examine the dynamic nature of large organizations
Control structures, interrelations between people
How architects, as technical leaders fit into these organizations.

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Organizational Dynamics

  1. 1. Session 2: Organizational Dynamics
  2. 2. David Giard MCTS, MCSD, MCSE, MCDBA Principal Consultant, Sogeti USA www.DavidGiard.com [email_address]
  3. 3. Part 1: A Little Systems Theory Part 2: Who’s Got An Agenda? Part 3: Navigational Strategies
  4. 4. Part 1: A Little Systems Theory
  5. 5. Responsibility Power Authority Influence
  6. 6. The Purpose Driven Social System
  7. 7. Chaos Theory Point Attractors Cyclic Attractors Strange Attractors
  8. 8. Life is like high school
  9. 9. Part 2: Who’s Got An Agenda?
  10. 10. Who’s Got An Agenda? Everybody’s got an agenda!
  11. 12. Your CEO’s Agenda
  12. 13. Economics In One Slide Profit = Revenue - Costs We live in a growth economy.
  13. 14. “ I need to grow the company”
  14. 15. Your CIO’s Agenda
  15. 16. Is the CIO a technologist who understands the business? or a business person who understands technology?
  16. 17. “ I need to add value to the business”
  17. 18. Your Director’s Agenda
  18. 19. “ I need to get the right people working on the right projects”
  19. 20. Your Manager’s Agenda
  20. 21. “ I need to make sure everyone is happy”
  21. 22. Your Coworkers’ Agenda
  22. 23. “ We want to work with great people who carry their own weight”
  23. 24. Your Agenda
  24. 25. “ I need to choose technologies with a future”
  25. 26. “ I need to focus on adding business value and project success”
  26. 27. Part 3: Strategies for Navigating the Organization
  27. 28. Dress +1
  28. 29. Learn the art of small talk
  29. 30. Learn how to read a room
  30. 31. Plug into your company’s information pipeline
  31. 32. Seek out a mentor
  32. 33. Have a best friend at work
  33. 34. Build a network of like-minded people
  34. 35. Build coalitions
  35. 36. Keep an eye on the sharks
  36. 37. Learn the art of public speaking
  37. 38. Evangelize
  38. 39. Learn to the right way to gripe
  39. 40. Be prepared to have the “hard” conversations
  40. 41. Always maintain your composure
  41. 42. Master the formal political tools Compromise (win-win) Arbitration Escalation
  42. 43. Know your boundaries and limitations
  43. 44. Be a positive force
  44. 45. References Systems Thinking – Gharajedaghi What the CEO Wants You To Know – Charan CIO Wisdom – Lane, et. al. 7 Habits of Highly Effective People – Covey How to Win Friends & Influence People – Carnegie Influence: The Psychology of Persuasion – Cialdini Introducing Neuro-Linguistic Programming – O’Conner & Seymour

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