People Model Canvas

A framework to take the guesswork out of managing people

Based on 20+ years of academic research and corporate implementation, the People Model Canvas provides any company with a proven framework and common language for people management.

Trusted by 100+ companies


Universal framework for HR

The People Model Canvas has been built to cover the people needs of any type of company. No matter your size or maturity, your problems can be summarized in this framework.

Common Language

Remove subjectivity from HR conversations thanks to pre-defined common definitions for things like performance, potential, or competence.

System Thinking

People management has to be approached holistically. Our model takes all pieces into consideration and gives you a bird's eye view.

Who wrote this?

About the author

Reggy-Charles Degen has been a People Management professor at the Solvay Brussels School of Economics and Management since 2005. He has worked as an international HR professional for over 20 years. In 2012, he founded Q7Leader, an HR Tech consultancy company specialised in boosting company performance through collaborative leadership augmented with people analytics and insights.

What's inside?

Book Chapters

This field book will guide you through implementing the People Model Canvas in your organization. We believe perfection is achieved when nothing is left to take away. And this is how we built the People Model Canvas. It goes straight to the point, so nobody loses time. It’s easy to understand, easy to apply, and easy to communicate.

Designing An Agile And Collaborative Organisation

The Right Roles for the Right Goals

Identifying, Developing, And Retaining Talent

The Right People in the Right Role

Putting Your Reward Policy In Place

The Right Compensation for the Right Contribution

Adjusting Your Key Management Practices To Your Team Members

The Right Style at the Right Time

Making One-On-Ones Meaningful And Actionable

The Right Practice at the Right Time

Implementing People Model Canvas In Your Organisation

The Right Activity at the Right Time

Grab your book copy now!

Our field book is finally available! Order it now to get started asap with implementing the People Model Canvas into your organization.

Don’t just take our word for it

“Our HR issues became much simpler to address the day our managers adopted the common HR language of the People Model Canvas.”

Nicolas Chartier

Co-founder, Aramis Group


“People Model Canvas helped us define what we needed and gave us the foundation to build on for the coming years.”

Brecht Verduyn

CFO, B4Plastics


“The 3 words I would use to describe the People Model Canvas are: integrated, reliable, and intuitive.”

Karoline Raets

Chief People Officer

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