Guenter Pecht


Guenter Pecht

About Guenter Pecht

Guenter Pecht is Global Vice President of the Future of Work at SAP Innovative Business Solutions. Guenter and his team understand that yesterday’s rules don’t apply to the future of work. They help organizations leave 19th-century management practices behind, and replace them with technology solutions and management practices that make innovation real for the 21st century.

SAP Work-Life, SuccessFactors, diversity, innovation, future of work, new work

How To Manage Diversity To Power Innovation – And Why You Should

27-Jul-2018 | Guenter Pecht

Can a diverse team create more revenue through innovation than a less-diverse team can? That question has been difficult to answer. But, according to a Boston Consulting Group study, the answer seems

From Stone Axes To Space Shuttles: The Human Capacity To Innovate

20-Mar-2018 | Guenter Pecht

The Russian-made BURAN space shuttle was one of the most ambitious projects in the history of Russian space flight. It accomplished something NASA has never been able to replicate: launching and land

leadership, employee engagement, HR, recruiting

Radically Rethink Leader Selection By Letting Employees Choose Them

29-Jan-2018 | Guenter Pecht

The leadership and recruiting literature is full of advice on "how to select managers who can engage people" or "top qualities to look for in selecting the ideal manager." Entire industries are based

Self-Managed Organizations: Self-Delusional Or The Future Of Business?

4-Oct-2017 | Guenter Pecht

If you have ever attended a stand-up meeting, you know people do just that—they stand. Why? Because standing reminds them to keep their comments short and to the point. Software development teams us