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A Bimodal Enterprise Needs Three Subcultures

Published: 09 January 2015

ID: G00273134

Analyst(s): Dave Aron


In order to succeed with bimodal, we must start with culture, and specifically create three subcultures: operator, innovator and guardian.

Table Of Contents


  • Structure Supports Subcultures
  • People Make a Culture
  • Metrics Support a Culture
  • Language Reinforces a Culture
  • Bringing It All Together — the Role of the Leader

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