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Ch 8: Organizational Change Management

About This Chapter

Utilize this interesting chapter on organizational change management to teach your employees about related topics individually or in a group setting. These lessons are written by credentialed instructors, and they're easy to follow and accessible via smartphones, laptops, computers or tablets at your employees' convenience.

Organizational Change Management - Chapter Summary

Expert instructors present short lessons on organizational change management in this informative corporate training chapter. Compact lessons cover topics such as the role of the leader during organizational change and the theories of Kotter and Schlesinger on resistance to change. Each of these lessons is accompanied by a short quiz that can be used to see how well your employees understood the topics covered. Our mobile-friendly resources can be accessed from anywhere for individual study. This chapter also makes excellent material for a company-wide or group workshop or training session.

How It Helps

  • Eases transition: When leaders and management understand what is needed from them during organizational change, transitions will be smoother and less stressful.
  • Ensures understanding: Be sure the members of your organization understand the role they're needed to play during organizational change so that all goes well.
  • Avoids common issues: Utilizing the strategies offered here ensures you and your organization will more smoothly navigate through organizational change processes and avoid some of the common problems that can occur.

Skills Covered

Once your employees complete this chapter, they should know how to:

  • Identify the role of the leader during organizational change
  • Detail the managerial role when developing an organizational change plan
  • Discuss the theories of Schlesinger and Kotter on resistance to change
  • Utilize strategies to overcome barriers to organizational change

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