Tuesday, August 21, 2007

Monkey Managment...

Not managing monkeys but people is the topic of this article, I would definitely want to work for this guy but the picture of the "office"/green house look to much like BioDome an awful awful movie from the 90s the fear of being transported back to the 90s and trapped inside this thing might be too much for me...

Still in terms of management style it's right on and it's also obvious he shamelessly robbed his Management Ideas for Eden Project from AIESEC International...one of us needs to write a book pronto and I call first dibs...

"Tim Smit wants to like the people he works with. So applicants for most jobs are asked to perform in front of him and the team interviewing them : 10 minutes of music, dance, juggling, storytelling when you come to be interviewed for a job".

"Eden Project people are told they have to prepare a meal for 20 of their co-workers once a year, for the joy of joining in and widening the work experience".

Read more here...

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