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By Marc Mewe | Newsfeeds about Change(management)

The people power of transformations

A new survey suggests that for their transformations to succeed, organizations need employee buy-in at all levels, consistent communication, and …

Thought Leadership

8 Reasons Why Exceptional Employees Quit Their Jobs

Avoid these critical leadership mistakes (or these bosses) if you want to thrive.<p>To have exceptional success in business, you need to have exceptional employees. However, hiring them is only half the battle.<p>Unfortunately, it's the easiest for A-players to find another opportunity, and they'll be …

Leadership

How To Successfully Lead a Culture Transformation

Having led a few Culture Transformation programs in my career, including the one that I am leading in my current role and organisation, in my …

From Storytelling to Storylistening: John Maeda (Future of StoryTelling 2014)

10 Keys To A Business Culture That Can Adapt Quickly

As an entrepreneur, you have to improvise and adapt quickly to survive and thrive in the face of the unpredictable challenges of the market. But this improvisation a not a comedy, although there are some distinct correlations, in relation to reacting, adapting, and communicating. In business and in …

Leadership

Minimize Resistance to Change

With all the challenges confronting trainers, there is simply no standing still. At one time or another, all organizations share some common concerns …

Human Resources

5 Effective Ways to Change Your Behavior And Improve Your Life

But I'll be honest, it will take some courage.<p>Lets be honest: Change Is hard. And sometimes we set goals that we can't meet. Stuff happens. Most of the time, however, it's "stuff" that we have full control over.<p>If you're stuck and looking to change up your strategy to set better goals and be more …

Productivity

Leading Change: The 4 Levels of Ownership

We all know that when people feel responsible and take ownership of a change process it drastically increases the success rate. But did you know that …

Leadership

Leadership Introspection: The Only Person You Can Actually Change Is Yourself

Many change initiatives fail because people are not willing or not able to follow the new direction. A huge amount of energy goes into trying to …

Behavior

Four tips for measuring successful change through the transition | Bloomberg Government

<i>Bloomberg Government regularly publishes insights, opinion and best practices from our community of senior leaders and decision-makers. This column</i> …

What is a Change Practitioner?

As Work Changes, Leadership Development Has to Keep Up

As work itself is changing, some of the basic tenets of leadership development are being challenged. The very idea of leading people in jobs is changing with the democratization of work and the continued advance of digital technology. These twin forces are moving work beyond the traditional …

The changing landscape of leadership

The workforce structure is changing. The traditional, hierarchal model of a business leader, filtering down to experienced senior management who are, …

How to Find Inspiration During Times of Chaos | Inc.com

Digital Transformation And The Upside-Down Organization

Gone are the days when a company’s C-suite monopolizes decision-making. The traditional organization of a business—the C-suite at the top, employees executing their commands, and consumers accepting what decision-makers crank out—has been turned upside-down thanks to digital transformation. Now, …

Leadership

Change management lessons from Social Media

Organisations that are looking to drive change, and are sincerely seeking process improvement, can learn a lot from the rise of social media.<p>Two …

Why Your Brain Loves Good Storytelling

It is quiet and dark. The theater is hushed. James Bond skirts along the edge of a building as his enemy takes aim. Here in the audience, heart rates increase and palms sweat. I know this to be true because instead of enjoying the movie myself, I am measuring the brain activity of a dozen viewers. …

6 Stages of Digital Transformation [Research]

<b>Six Stages of Digital Transformation (Research)</b> from <b>Vala Afshar</b><p>Definition: Digital Transformation<p>The realignment of, or new investment in technology, business models, and processes to drive new value for customers and employees to effectively compete in an ever-changing digital economy. -- Brian …

How Nokia and Kodak Were Destroyed by Fear and Complacency

And What You Should Do to Avoid Their Mistakes<p><i>“I must not fear. Fear is the mind-killer. Fear is the little-death that brings total obliteration. I</i> …

Leadership

Why HR must lead ‘the people side of change’

A simple formula can be used to manage the people side of change and to measure the effectiveness of initiatives

Leadership

7 Forms of Business Communication You're Using Wrong

How efficient are your business communication skills?<p>In the modern world, we have access to hundreds of different communication mediums. On the surface, this seems like a good thing--having more options means more efficient routes of communicating and more options for different situations. But …

Productivity

A business world of rapid change - Adapting to change

In Formula 1 pit stops have been evolving for decades<p>There’s an adage in the Formula 1 racing that races are won in the pits. But it hasn’t always …

Innovation

Organizational alignment is the glue for better performance

Critical element in any strategy is its translation into reality<p>The most critical element in any strategy is its translation into reality. The only …

Rowing

Why the Problem with Learning Is Unlearning

Ever since the publication of Peter Senge’s <i>The Fifth Discipline</i>, 25 years ago, companies have sought to become “learning organizations” that continually transform themselves. In our era of digital disruption, this goal is more important than ever. But even the best companies still struggle to make …

Why Change Management is Critical for Successful BI Integration

When your company is rolling out a new BI initiative, chances of success are greatly enhanced when Change Management is an integral part of the …

Analytics

5 leiderschapslessen die rechtstreeks uit de natuur komen

Laat de vrucht leidend zijn<p>Een boom gebruikt voedsel, water en kooldioxide uit zijn omgeving en zet dit om in heerlijke vruchten en zuurstof. Zo zijn …

Waarom BI-projecten falen (en wat er nodig is voor succes)

Projecten rond business intelligence kennen vaak een gebrek aan strategie. Veel bedrijven zien BI als een keuze van een tool, wat betekent dat ze de …