Steve Boese says It’s Time for Great Thoughts

Steve Boese Worldwide FOT

You’ve likely heard or read about Google’s famous  ‘20% time’, their practice that allows and even encourages Google engineers to spend as much as 20% of their working hours pursuing projects of their own creation and choice. Google’s history and some part of their culture is shaped by this unusual convention, most organizations would be hard pressed to define roles and manage teams and project commitments if a large part of their workforce was simply ‘given’ one day a week to do as they pleased.

Read the whole post over at Steve Boese’s HR Technology (an FOT contributor blog)