Change Management (A High-Level Impact Analysis)

Understanding the impact of any change on your organisation is essential. Impacts can be both positive or negative, they can affect divisions, business units, customers, employees and the company as whole. Not identifying and planning for these impacts will usually lead to failure. We must also dig deep with our analysis because unidentified organisational interdependencies… Continue reading Change Management (A High-Level Impact Analysis)

Strategic Planning and Team Building with the SOAR Analysis Tool

  One of our favourite team building and strategic thinking tools is the SOAR analysis model and after another successful strategic planning workshop let us sing its praises again and share some of our thoughts on why we feel it is such a useful tool. For more information and a free consultation get in touch… Continue reading Strategic Planning and Team Building with the SOAR Analysis Tool

Value Added Propositions (Making an Instant Impact)

What is a value added proposition? A value added proposition is a short statement that paints a persuasive picture of what your company does and / or services offer. It introduces the core benefit(s) of your company to prospective clients. It also helps make a strong first impression, which is why it is so important to have… Continue reading Value Added Propositions (Making an Instant Impact)

Gaining and Sustaining the Momentum for Change (Stakeholder Engagement)

Did you upgrade your HD TV the moment 4K was on the market? Do you upgrade your smart phone or tablet every year? Do you embrace change or do you prefer to see the results first? The answers to these questions may define whether you are an innovator, early adopter or even a laggard. Of… Continue reading Gaining and Sustaining the Momentum for Change (Stakeholder Engagement)

Our Favourite Idea Generation Tools (For Workshops and Meetings)

Whether you are problem solving, idea finding or making strategic decisions, effective idea generation techniques are essential. In this blog we’ll share some of our favourite techniques. Standard Brainstorming We can't talk about idea generation techniques without mentioning standard brainstorming. Everybody knows what standard brainstorming is but do we all do it effectively? To make… Continue reading Our Favourite Idea Generation Tools (For Workshops and Meetings)

Real Leadership Stories 2: An Introduction to Change Management

This month’s blog will focus on change and the natural resistance we face when trying to implement it. The question we were asked was: “How do I get my proposals accepted when nobody wants to change?” Introduction Ken was based in Japan, working at a global IT organization. He was leader of a remote team… Continue reading Real Leadership Stories 2: An Introduction to Change Management