I recently got two reader e-mails. One was from a 20-something marketing professional who was frustrated by the lack of an organized chain of command at her company.
The other was from a 45-year-old who was thrilled that after more than 20 years in corporate America, he was at last working in a so-called “open environment.” No more offices, no more cubicles.
These messages really got me thinking: Are hierarchies dead? Check out the full discussion in my post over at the AMEX OPEN Forum.