Change Management

Dec 6, 2011

ADDIE Living in a Scrum World, Part 1

by Austin Kirkbride, M.A. Austin Kirkbride, M.A., is a Project Manager, certified in Scrum and waterfall project management approaches, and an Organizational Change Management specialist with 20 years of domestic and international experience working in the people side of technology and change. This is the first in a series of posts on how Scrum can enhance learning organizations. written in collaboration with the colleagues on her team. Scrum is an iterative, incremental framework for project management. Originating in the IT software development world, the scrum methodology has translated well to other industries as it emphasizes functional deliverables, the flexibility to change and adapt along with emerging business realities, and provides a high...

by Austin Kirkbride, M.A. Austin Kirkbride, M.A., is a Project Manager, certified in Scrum and waterfall project management approaches, and an Organizational...

Aug 22, 2011

Toward a Learning Agile Organization

“At an organizational level, agility is the ability to grow, change, or innovate at or above the speed of one’s own market....

“At an organizational level, agility is the ability to grow, change, or innovate at or above the speed of one’s own market....

Mar 30, 2010

The Leadership Litmus Test

“If your actions inspire others to dream more, learn more, do more, and become more, you are a leader.” – John Quincy...

“If your actions inspire others to dream more, learn more, do more, and become more, you are a leader.” – John Quincy...

Jan 21, 2010

Relationship Building Tips

In his book Relationship Economics, David Nour urges us to think strategically about our business relationships. A significant component of that strategy,...

In his book Relationship Economics, David Nour urges us to think strategically about our business relationships. A significant component of that strategy,...

Jan 5, 2010

Tips for Navigating the Uncertainty of Organizational Change

“They say that time changes things, but you actually have to change them yourself.” – Andy Warhol Organizational change can make people...

“They say that time changes things, but you actually have to change them yourself.” – Andy Warhol Organizational change can make people...

Dec 14, 2009

Transformative Learning, Part 4: Organizational Change

by Dawn Francis, Ed.D. One of my last blog entries prompted a reader to ask how my research on transformative learning can...

by Dawn Francis, Ed.D. One of my last blog entries prompted a reader to ask how my research on transformative learning can...