Changeability: Why some companies are ready for change - and others aren't ePub (Adobe DRM) download by Michael Jarrett

Changeability: Why some companies are ready for change - and others aren't

Financial Times Prentice Hall
Publication date: April 2010
ISBN: 9780273741633
Digital Book format: ePub (Adobe DRM)

Buy ePub

List price:
$45.99
Our price:
$42.99

You save: $3.00 (7%)

Are you falling behind your competitors? Are you too slow getting your products to market? Are your overheads too high? These are just some of the challenges that companies face. However, initiating successful change strategies is far from easy. 70% of all change programmes fail. This book shows how you can make sure that when change happens (and it frequently does) your company is ready for it.

Shareholders want to see change take effect immediately, as each day’s delay can cost them money or lose them market share, while staff are often suspicious of change, wondering what’s in it for them. How do you make sure the change you want happens successfully, that it has everyone’s support, and how do you make it stick? The only way to walk this tightrope without falling off is to leave behind the old models and adapt a new practice of change management.

Michael Jarrett draws on established research, case examples and his own wide consulting experience to illustrate that current models of step change are largely doomed to failure and proposes a new framework that aligns both the internal and external dynamics of change. In a refreshingly clear and practical approach, Changeability points to a new route to successful change which uses a balanced approach taking account of the four key levers of change.

First, take the online diagnostic test to benchmark your organisation against others in terms of your ability to change and to assess your relative strengths and weaknesses. Then use the tools, methods and techniques outlined by Jarrett to develop winning change strategies customised for your company. There are four main groups of strategies, depending upon your situation - so choose the one that’s right for you and open the door to accelerated and sustainable change.

Please sign in to review this product.
Devices:
Changeability: Why some companies are ready for change - and others aren't ePub (Adobe DRM) can be read on any device that can open ePub (Adobe DRM) files.

File Size:
1178 Kb
Language:
ENG
Copy From Text:
Disabled.
Printing:
Disabled.
Other books by Michael Jarrett
Producing Country: The Inside Story of the Great Recordings PDF (Adobe DRM) download by Michael Jarrett
Producing Country: The Inside Story of the Great Recordings
Michael Jarrett
Wesleyan, July 2014
ISBN: 9780819574633
Format: PDF, ePub
List Price: $21.99 Our price: $19.99