6th Alternative Leadership Meetup


 

At our 6th alternative leadership and team organization meetup, we've covered the following 3 topics:

  1. B Corporations

  2. Agile, the Pivotal way

  3. Peer-to-Peer Bonuses

Make sure that you won't miss any of our future events by following us on MeetupFacebook or Twitter. And here are the topics from last time.


B Corporations

by Andreas Renner, Founder B Corp Germany

B Corporations are a new type of for-profit organizations that meet a high standard of social and environmental performance, transparency and accountability. They redefine success in business by competing not to be the best in the world, but to be the best for the world.

By introducing the concept Andreas shared how to become a B company and what the benefits are.


Agile, the Pivotal way

by Alexis Rondeau, Senior Software Engineer Pivotal Labs

Pair programming and agile development have become popular buzzwords in recent years, but these practices have been fundamental to how Pivotal Labs develops and delivers products since its inception.

In this talk, Alexis shared why the Pivotal's agile culture has made the company into one of the biggest agile dev shops in the world.


Peer-to-Peer Bonuses

by Sven Schubert, Senior Project Manager at Netcentric

There are two main divisions between employee bonus styles: top-down, and peer-to-peer. In a peer-to-peer bonus system, managers as well as other co-workers are all empowered to recognize and reward the contributions of their colleagues.

In his talk Sven told us how this kind of bonus system works at Netcentric and how it’s complementing with Holacracy.


 

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