What is change management?
Change management is the process of implementing change within a business of any size. It’s an umbrella term for all the ways that we can develop and support employees, departments, and organisations. It’s about helping these units work together to drive real future change for the organisation.
Since technology evolves continuously, it’s crucial that businesses keep up. Change management helps businesses to quickly adopt the latest innovations and improve the way they work.
Our course is designed to help your employees prepare, develop and support their way through change. We have 5 different modules - each developing the different leadership skills that support change.
How change management works
We help employees to accept and support change, then put that change into practice. Change Management is a mindset. It’s about businesses adopting a positive attitude to change to gain the support of their employees. Across the board, everyone in the organisation needs to recognise the need to change, understand and agree with the changes suggested, and then put that change into practice.
Learn more about change management and your business
Our goal? To help your business improve work efficiency, improving the customer experience and ultimately increase ROI. To do this, developing leadership skills is a key part of the course content and this includes understanding change management.
Some modules will show you how to use small-steps to achieve company-wide transformation from the ground up. Others get all employees to tackle the change together, at the same time. Choose whether change is employee-focused and employee-led. What’s most important, is understanding how it will affect your business.
With Squared Online you’ll learn to adopt a digital-first approach to organisational characteristics and leadership behaviour. Equipping you with skills for identifying and suggesting your businesses response to digital innovation. The outcome? Your business is a forward-thinking success, thriving in the digital economy.
You know your business and employees best, so we’re here to help you select what suits the workforce and the changes planned. The key point is to consider what skills you need to ensure your change management framework succeeds. With Squared Online, your employees will develop their leadership ability and be able to quickly identify challenges to implement change within your organisation.
Driving change in business is not an easy, especially when done at scale. Here are four risk factors that business leaders should consider when implementing a new change model:
- Poor planning
- Lack of support and resources
- Too much focus on process
- Poor leadership
The good news is that these are all easily avoidable. One of the best ways to tackle these issues is to align project management alongside change management. This ensures that new processes match employee ability. Consider what is most suited to your business and think about your desired changes. Then, start to plan. You’ll also need to ensure you have the budget available to create these changes. Remember, each employee will respond differently to change, and it’s down to strong leadership skills to get everyone on board.
See how business could benefit from a digital marketing course which explores digital disruption, innovation and change? Complete the form at the top of this page for a Squared Online course brochure.