Public events with Niels


27/03/2017, Kassel/D - Komplexithoden, evening keynote, organized by HessenMetall

30/03/2017, Berlin/D - New Work Experience, "Thought Clinic" workshop session, organized by Xing

06/04/2017, Zurich/CH - Building the Agile Organization seminar, organized by me+me/Aragost/pragmatic solutions

20/04/2017, Barcelona/ES - Agile Operations BCN Summit, with a keynote & workshop by Niels, organized by QRM

27/04/2017, Olten/CH - Change Corner Forum for Change: Complexitools, impulse session, organized by FHNW

28/04/2017, Basel/CH - Organize for Complexity/Complexitools workshop, organized by FHNW

03/05/2017, Munich/D - Software for Networked Mobility Conference, w/"Organize for Complexity" opening keynote

10/05/2017, Leverkusen/D - Lab.Vision 2017 with keynote/workshop on Complexitools , organized by Spectaris

12/05/2017, Hamburg/D - Denkwerkstatt: Komplexithoden, 1-day workshop, organized by it-agile

16/05/2017, Frankfurt/D - HR Community Kick-off, with a keynote on "Komplexithoden", organized by VHU

08/06/2017, Oldenburg/D - Thought Clinic: Complexitools, 1-day workshop, organized by einfach.effizient

09/06/2017, Fulda/D - Denkwerkstatt:  HR/Organisation/Change im Zeitalter der Komplexität, organized by BVSP

21/09/2017, Amsterdam/NL - Agile Amsterdam w/Complexitools keynote & workshop, organized Incrementor

02/11/2017, Zurich/CH - Agile Unkonference with Niels as part of the day, organized SwissAgileLeaders

03/11/2017, Zurich/CH - Building the Agile Organization seminar, organized by me+me/Aragost/pragmatic solutions

13/11/2017, Berlin/D - ManageAgile pre-conference workshop "Complexitools", organized by HLMC

14/11/2017, Berlin/D - ManageAgile Conference, opening keynote on "The Future of Change", organized by HLMC

15/11/2017, Wiesbaden/D - Change Clinic: Org Development with Insighs Discovery, organized by Insights Group

29/11/2017, Paris/FR - Lean Kanban France conference 2017, with a keynote on "Complexitools"

More events with Niels to be announced soon!


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Articles by Niels on LinkedIn Pulse

7 reasons why the Digital Transformation is overhyped

It seems like everyone is putting out some sort of theory on “Digital Transformation” these days – whether we want them or not. So much is being aired about this supposed revolution, and related phenomena such as digital business models,  new work, and A.I. (...)

Leadership styles aren´t what you think they are

The great Kurt Lewin was the first, in the late 1930s, to distinguish leadership styles: Authoritarian, Democratic and Laissez-faire. So far, so good. But guess what: Two of these "styles" have nothing to do with leadership, really. Zip. Zero. Nothing.

Bosses vs. Leaders: Companies Need Neither

It was just a couple of hours ago that I saw an illustration here on my news stream on LinkedIn, about the differences between "the boss" and "the leader". Most of us have probably seen this kind of visual many times before: They invariably argue for "bosses becoming more like leaders", for "leaders becoming more transformational", (...)

Why we cannot learn a damn thing from Toyota or Semco

The future of work is already here. Not only in the minds of some outstanding thinkers, high-minded idealists, quirky innovators and lofty utopians – or people like you who are reading this blog! No, the future of work and organizational leadership is tangible. It is out there in the real world: (...)

Top Quotes on Organization, Complexity, Leadership & Change

Beware: Some of these tweets by @NielsPflaeging can contain counter-intuitive insight and may even cause temporary cognitive dissonance.

Now to New: How to Flip Your Company to Perpetual Beta

Five key insights into creating profound, transformational change, quickly and easily. Sounds impossible? Then check out these concepts for a more constructive and robust alternative to change management, or planned change as you know it.

Let´s get started.

For all of Niels´articles in English & German, visit his author page on LinkedIn Pulse.

Cool videos with Niels

Organize for Complexity interview series (1 of 5)

At Stretch Conference, Budapest

At Stoos Connect, Amsterdam

You can find more videos with Niels in several languages on his YouTube channel.

BetaCodex Network white papers

Organize for Complexity

Heroes of Leadership

OrgPhysics, Explained

You can find all BetaCodex white papers on the BetaCodex Network website or on Slideshare.