Bringing agile growth strategy, planning and performance to businesses
On a crusade to rid the world of the performance appraisal
There Be Giants was created in 2010 in response to the growing dissatisfaction with performance management and the dreaded annual appraisal. Our Giants – all of whom are experienced coaches – are on a mission to introduce organisations to an agile alternative, which not only encourages employee development, but enables the business to minimise resistance to growth plans.
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Those who know me well know that Performance Management is an area of business I feel passionately about – it forms the cornerstone of my recent research paper, in which I explored how to revolutionise the approach businesses take towards PM systems. The paper came...
Agile won. It became the mainstream approach for developing software. Most corporations either have adopted it or are planning to do it. Agile revolutionized software delivery. However, organizations still combine it with management principles created over a century...
From the 2nd half of the event on Wednesday 13th September, the equally frank and honest conversation continues as these 3 leaders from Manchester's digital community face questions from the audience on the business case for being a values-led...
The traditional approach to Performance Management simply isn’t working any more. To prove that – and to encourage the creation of an alternative – we conducted our own research, asking over 200 business owners about their own Performance Management.
There Be Giants has had the opportunity to work with a whole host of wonderful businesses – many of whom don’t yet have a massive team, but have recognised the need to prime their people and create a clear plan for growth. Their foresight and experience with There Be Giants has helped them to ensure friction within the organisation is kept to a minimum, so growth can continue as planned.