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Join the open organization community conversation about open organizational design and culture. Read more about the ways open principles like transparency, collaboration, and community are changing the way we work, manage, and lead.
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Open projects generate feedback—lots of it. How can leaders manage it all? This process might help.
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Why have some organizations successfully weathered recent economic shifts in Japan while others haven't? Openness could be the key.
Open innovation

This new book explains how Japan's economic resurgence in recent decades coincided with greater transparency, collaboration, and inclusivity.
User experience vs. design

Transformation can only be successful when people opt into it. Forcing people to open up won't work.
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Applying open organization principles can help us build the kind of global governance and foster the cooperation necessary to address climate and humanitarian development.
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Conventional managers and emerging leaders must work together to build open organizations. That requires respect, trust, and curiosity from everyone.

Celebrate the Open Organization community's sixth anniversary by getting involved in two exciting new projects.
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By opening our approach to ensuring prosperity for all, we can advance more sustainable solutions.