ROWE: Results Only Work Environment | Thoughts on Best Buy and Yahoo

It’s time I revisited my thoughts on ROWE.

Results Only Work Environment - ROWE at Best Buy

In the past six months, two high profile companies ended their versions of ROWE (Results Only Work Environment). Both Yahoo and Best Buy (the originator of ROWE) took away what most saw as a privilege, both the ability to work remotely and the absence of work hours. In a ROWE, performance was measured by one metric only: results.

The Four Things Leaders Must Do in a ROWE (Part 3 of 3)

This is part three in a three part series on ROWE (Results Only Work Environment). If you missed parts one and two, read them here: Part One: Leaders, Should you Go to a ROWE? Part Two: Three Common Mistakes in Implement a ROWE I’ve found four things companies and leaders must do when implementing a ROWE. They […]

Three Common Mistakes When Implementing a ROWE (Part 2 of 3)

Accountability isn’t confined to the walls of the office. This is part two in a three part series on ROWE. If you missed part one, you should read it here. There I discuss the top four benefits to ROWE. In a ROWE (Results Only Work Environment) accountability is more important than ever. In fact, accountability is […]