It’s Not Resistance, I Promise

It is possible to break the cycle and prevent resistance to change. The first step is recognizing if you are working with a resistant mindset.
Two airplanes passing each other in the blue sky. Leaving trails of exhaust behind them.

Change Isn’t Supposed to Be Tidy

In the real world of organizational change, even a well-planned change is uncomfortable;  both for the people doing the heavy lifting, and for the leaders, as they help their team navigate the discomfort. The change can feel chaotic and messy.

The Value of Personal Change Readiness

This week, I am republishing a post I wrote about my mother’s incredible strength and change readiness.My mom celebrated her 83rd birthday this year. And we had planned to celebrate together, with her coming to the west coast. But like so many things over the past two years, our plans changed, and it was a virtual celebration.

What a Smoker Taught Me About Collateral Change

Collateral change is the ability to achieve other strategic or desired new behaviours without consciously adding new change initiatives or projects.