• [Article],  Organization Design

    Cross-Functional People

    Cross-Functional Teams ask for Cross-Functional People

    Subject matter experts are silos - subject matter expertise needs to be shared. If experts are leaving a project, the subject stays. By then, if you are not able to close such a gap from within your organization, expertise needs to be bought from the outside. There is only one profound way to come around the problem: don't make people silos by making them subject matter experts.