Millions worldwide have read, and embraced, his ideas on change management and leadership. Watch here as my colleague, Drew Kiran, Principal at SBI, and I review this book. We’ll discuss whether these principles apply to the challenges faced by our viewers on a daily basis.
The book is based on a ten year study of more than 100 companies that attempted a major transformation. Kotter shares the results of his observations, and outlines eight major errors often made. Drew and I will discuss these errors and apply them to today’s business.
These principles can help you make your number. It starts with defining, aligning and implementing your corporate and functional strategies. This applies both internally and with the external market. To do this, transformational change is often needed. And it’s not easy. You can create the greatest processes in the world. But without change management to drive adoption, it will become shelf ware and you will miss your number. This is where the breakdown of Kotter’s eight common errors comes in handy in today’s ever changing world.
If you are contemplating a transformational change for your organization, watch this episode. We’ll walk you through what you need to know from this timeless book to be successful.