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Simply, improvement... · 1W ago

How to recognise Fake Leadership in the post-truth world

I have been having a number of conversations with leaders, and about leadership, over recent months and an interesting angle is the emerging style of leadership for a post-truth world. The B...
Simply, improvement... · 2W ago

Charities: why bother with digital transformation?

Here are the slides from my presentation to charity senior managers today. I spoke about the importance of identifying “why” a charity might want to improve performance as their starting poi...
Simply, improvement... · 3W ago

“Simply, improvement…” – my May 2017 Newsletter is out

My May 2017 Newsletter is available online here. This month: How many change models do we need? Impact mapping vs. OpenStrategies’ PRUB Impact magazine – pro bono OR project Improving local ...
Simply, improvement... · 3W ago

OR Society Criminal Justice SIG June 20th 2017

CJ sig Summer Meeting To be held on: Tuesday, 20 June 2017 in central London from 13:30 – 16:00 Our speakers: we have a fine set of interesting talks for you this time, from: Oliver Hutt UCL...
Simply, improvement... · 1M ago

Impact Magazine – Spring 2017 is now available online

The Spring 2017 issue of the Operational Research Society’s magazine “Impact” is now online at www.issuu.com/orsimpact/docs/impact_3-1_web. I’m delighted to have an article published, based ...
Simply, improvement... · 1M ago

50 ways to communicate your change programme

At a recent workshop, I challenged the participants to identify 50 ways to communicate their change programme. We used a simple framework for change; 5 elements that need to be in place for ...
Simply, improvement... · 1M ago

“Simply, improvement…” – April 2017 Newsletter is out today

View a copy online. This month: 50 ways to communicate your Change Programme Critical Success Factors are not your Project’s Objectives Systems Thinking in the Third Sector I write an e-News...
Simply, improvement... · 1M ago

Impact Mapping and OpenStrategies PRUB-thinking

I enjoy reading Scrum-master Magnus Dahlgren’s blog and a recent one on Impact Mapping particularly caught my eye because of its similarities to OpenStrategies’ PRUB-thinking. Magnus’s model...
Simply, improvement... · 1M ago

Critical Success Factors are NOT your Project’s Objectives

The term “Critical Success Factor” is often trotted out by senior managers when talking about projects. I’ve heard it used in ways that simply confuse things and many people don’t seem to re...
Simply, improvement... · 1M ago

How many change models do we need?

Armour Consulting has just published an excellent “Taxonomy of Change Models” on Slideshare which lists over 40 different models. They say… Having worked in change environments for many year...