DIFFERENTIATION BY DESIGN®

Empowering Transformation Through Organization Design

AlignOrg Solutions

DIFFERENTIATION BY DESIGN®

Empowering Transformation Through Organization Design

Navigating Transformational Change?

Download your FREE guide today and discover how Becoming an Alignment Leader® will help you become the architect of an organization that achieves strategy & results.

AlignOrg Becoming an Alignment Leader Book

At AlignOrg Solutions, we drive growth and marketplace success, empower transformational change,
and foster a differentiation advantage – all through organization design.

For 25 years, we have partnered with global organizations and industry-leading Fortune 500 clients to provide
a powerful launch pad for designing and implementing successful change.

Our Solutions

Designing the Organization

Want to align your organization’s capabilities to enable marketplace success?

Whether your organization needs to become more effective, engaged or streamlined, we help you design your organization to create differentiation, deliver distinctive capabilities, and keep costs in check.

Creating Differentiated Strategy

Need to crack the code on gaining competitive advantage or clarifying the implications of strategy?

When your next level of growth calls for improved effectiveness and competitiveness, we help you articulate your unique position for winning in the marketplace and identify what it takes to crack the code on success.

Leading the Design

Seeking transformational leadership to support lasting change?

Strategy provides a destination and great design marks the path, but ultimately, the Alignment Leader® guides their organization to success. We help you become leaders who architect, communicate, exemplify and facilitate sustainable change.

Managing the Transformation Journey

Want to be in the ranks of the 30% of change efforts that succeed?

Knowing precisely how and when to grow can be challenging. We help you master the unique applications of managing change in the context of organization design and transformation.

Building Capability

Want to build the organization design muscles you need to drive transformation?

In creating the growth you know is possible for your organization, you need your leaders & practitioners to be empowered to facilitate that evolution. Through our comprehensive certification programs & workshops, we help build strong internal organization design partners.

“There are a lot of companies that obviously work in this change management space and there are a lot of frameworks. One of the things that’s appealed to me is the boutique nature of AlignOrg Solutions. There’s a lot of flexibility there and they’ve got a really good methodology. They’ve also got some really good consultants. They’re helping us to create a discipline and culture inside our company.”

– Shaun Wasson, Director Change Management, Fortune 100 Manufacturing Company

“The impact of your expertise in both change management and teaching/facilitation is really incredible. The number of ‘Aha!’ moments and the amount of spirited discussion around the room is a true testament.”

– Michelle G., Danaher Corporation

“AlignOrg has consistently offered a thoughtful and practical approach to organization design that has continued to evolve with their learning from actual implementation.  I have continued to be impressed with how robust and user friendly their methods are and how they have maintained a true systems view of organization design.”  

– Mathew Jacob, Organization Development, Shell/SABIC

Our Clients Include

Events

Organization Design Conference 2021

Organizations are having to re-invent themselves to remain competitive. The focus of this year’s Organization Design Conference will be on new business models with real-life case studies. Join us virtually on Nov. 3 – 5, 2021

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Free Webinar: Getting the Most Out of Matrix Operating Models

Matrix management is a form of organizational structure in which employees report to multiple leaders, rather than just one. Matrix models continue to be effective ways to integrate multiple perspectives, including customer, product, geography, or function. However, businesses continue to grapple with how to make matrix reporting relationships and other linkages work. Additionally, two-, three-, and even more complex four-dimensional

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Free Webinar: Move the Dial on DEI: Overcome Stumbling Blocks and Create DEI Initiatives That Last

Discover common stumbling blocks that interfere with successful DEI initiatives in organizations that wish to increase diversity & improve equity and inclusion.

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Free Webinar: Creating Organization Design Capabilities to Deliver Lasting Value

Learn how leaders can develop the organization design skills needed to lead everyday redesign needs while still delivering value virtually.

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Free Webinar: Designing an Exceptional Customer Experience

Watch this webinar to learn how leaders can make the kinds of deliberate organization design choices that can create and sustain a truly exceptional customer experience.

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Organization Design Workshop 2021

This year’s workshop will help participants discover innovative frameworks to design and lead business model transformations that help organizations achieve marketplace leadership and success.

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Leading the Charge for Change?

Whether you are restructuring, consolidating, merging, acquiring, or experiencing new growth, organizational change need not be insurmountable.

Download your FREE chapter from Mastering The Cube to begin replacing your stumbling blocks with building blocks, and become a leader skilled at strategic organizational alignment.

“…read this. It is omniscient,
efficient and sufficient.”

– Clayton Christensen, Professor, Harvard Business School

AlignOrg Mastering The Cube Book

Latest Insights

How Leaders Can Avoid Getting Caught Up with the Wrong “Good Ideas”

By Ken Thompson | November 15, 2021

Have a few good ideas? Here are a few suggestions to help you determine which ideas to use and which to lose.

Don’t Over-Focus on External Measurements

By Reed Deshler | November 9, 2021

Organizations should look both inside and outside their organization to benchmark performance. Examine your measurement systems to see if you have effective means of assessing progress.

Where Did All the Workers Go? (And How the Right Strategy Will Attract Them)

By Ken Thompson | November 2, 2021

Why does it seem that everyone is struggling to find workers? These insights and tips can help your organization find and keep workers in these post-pandemic times.

Is Ambiguity Making Your Organization Less Effective and Efficient?

By Doug Von Feldt | October 26, 2021

These six suggestions can help resolve ambiguity in the work place by addressing the areas of possible organizational misalignment.

Organizational Resilience Series Part 3: Ways of Working

By Reed Deshler | October 19, 2021

Designing ways of working with humans at the center starts with involving the workforce in the design process itself.

Organizational Resilience Series Part 2: Re-architecting Work to Add Value and Meaning for People

By Reed Deshler | October 12, 2021

Learn how re-architecting work – deliberately designing work in ways that allow human capabilities to flourish and focus their collective energies – can help create desired outcomes for organizations.

Organizational Resilience Series Part 1: Adaptability

By Reed Deshler | October 5, 2021

Adaptability is a key component to building a resilient organization that can move forward confidently regardless of what the future holds.

Don’t Let a Weak Strategy Undermine Your Organization’s Vision

By Ken Thompson | September 28, 2021

In business as in the military, both a clear vision and effective strategy are necessary for success. Explore the differences between vision and strategy and learn how to maximize them to set your organization apart.

A Winning Partner Ecosystem Starts with Organizational Alignment

By Sharon Moura | September 21, 2021

Building partner ecosystems – and aligning organizations to maximize their success – can be a valuable tool in today’s changing marketplace.

Reaping Benefits, Mitigating Risks in Functional Structures

By Reed Deshler | September 14, 2021

Functional design provides extensive benefits as well as challenges. To optimize the structure, leaders should ensure that functions operate within scope and that cross-organizational silos are bridged.