Brook Manville is a Washington D.C. based independent consultant who works with mission-focused organizations and provides executive counselling to leaders around the world.  Find him also at the  Harvard Business Review blog network ( or Twitter @brookmanville

Authored Content

A circle of handshakes.

Understanding the role merit plays in open organizations requires more research. This model is a place to start.
A fortune cookie that says "to succeed, you must share"

Author Brook Manville puts open organization concepts into contexts—and answers the question: "What...
Lots of people in a crowd.

Leaders in the new world of networks and virtual communities face a similar identity choice. With...
Open source network cable

There’s now an accelerating trend of businesses adopting strategies reflective of the open source...

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Our community dedicated to exploring open organizational culture and design turns four years old this week.