Paths to Renewal

Incumbents and struggling bureaucracies can maintain or recreate the benefits of scale by reinvigorating their Founder’s Mentality. They can do this by utilizing six building blocks:

  1. Act Like an Insurgent
    Read more: How to Maintain the Insurgency >
  1. Simplify to fuel growth
    Read more: Improving Resource Allocation >
    Also: Simplify to Redeploy >
  1. Rediscover the Insurgency
    Read more: Dealing With the ‘Clever People’ >
    Also: Looking at Leadership Behaviors >
  1. Build Engine 2
    Read more: Learn How to Adapt >
  1. Build Learning Systems
    Read more: Robust Learning Systems >
  1. Launch Micro-battles
    Read more: What Are Micro-battles? >