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What Are Organisational Diagnostics?

An Organisational Diagnostic is a tool that analyses a business (or department) to identify gaps in the way it functions and opportunities for improvement. They offer effective insights into how a business can perform better. 

Apr 27, 2021

Topics: Profiling & Assessment Tools- Culture & Organisational Development- Change & Transformation

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What is Organisational Development?

Businesses that want to change, pivot, grow and sustain their competitive advantage turn to Organisational Development specialists. Organisational Development (OD) is a field of applied science and draws on Sociology, Psychology (particularly Industrial-Organisational Psychology) and theories of motivation, leadership, learning and more. 

Apr 27, 2021

Topics: Psychology- Culture & Organisational Development- Change & Transformation

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Leading Change with a Limited Budget

Can organisational change be achieved without investment? Yes, it is possible. But no, not necessarily in every organisation. Let’s look at how it might be possible for your organisation to achieve change without additional investment.

Sep 1, 2020

Topics: General Business- Change & Transformation

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The Power of DISC During Change

Change is an important and necessary part of organisational functioning and subsequent success. Changes can be small, such as re-working daily processes and procedures for one team. Conversely, change can be more transformative and driven by innovation, growth, restructuring and mergers, compliance/regulations and more.

Sep 1, 2020

Topics: DISC Profile- Change & Transformation

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Evolving Your Business Due to Unplanned Change

Are you driving your business or just driving around the block? ~ Shannon Byrne Susko.Imagine you packed your team into a bus for an impromptu trip. The first question you would get is, “Where are we going?” and then someone would ask, “How long will it take to get there?”. Then you might get asked, “What’s our first stop?” and “Do we have enough fuel to get there?”

Jul 16, 2020

Topics: General Business- Change & Transformation

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In a Nutshell: 8-Step Change Model (Kotter)


“Leading Change” (1995) is a seminal work in the field of organisational change and leadership by Harvard Business School professor John Kotter. It is considered by many to be a must read for anyone involved in change management.

Jun 1, 2015

Topics: Human Resources- Change & Transformation- Business Models ("Nutshell" Series)

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