I don't want to implement the Spotify-model!

Spotify is cool. In the last month I heard three organizations saying they want to implement or copy the Spotify-model and I know some organizations are working on implementing it as we speak. But is this really a good idea?

I will explain why in general I don't want to implement a success model from another company using guidelines to deal with complexity. There are eight guidelines that you can use to deal with complexity. Three of them make it clear why you can't just copy a model from another organization. I will talk about those three guidelines and explain them.


Outline/Structure of the Talk

  • 5 minutes - Welcome - set the context
  • 10 minutes - what is the spotify model
  • 10 minutes - why not implement the spotify model
  • 10 minutes - Let's talk about my statement...
  • 5 minutes - Closing

Learning Outcome

Awareness that coping models of other organizations is not the way to go. They can inspire you but that is it.

Target Audience

Management, Project Managers, Scrum Masters, Team Leads, Senior Professionals


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