Executive sponsorship vs grass-root leadership …

Which one you think matters most in context of change initiatives? This is where I am – Executive sponsorship is hygiene! it is essential but not sufficient.. Without grass-root leadership, you can not execute successful change.. I am aware that I am questioning many established beliefs in change/ project management models but I am convinced that grass-root… Continue reading Executive sponsorship vs grass-root leadership …

Football, Cricket and Change – Why Narrative matters!

            I cannot seem to get over one particular article I read recently- ‘The Virat Kohli Paradox. It has nothing to do with business or change or technology but somehow it stayed with me. The article essentially looks at why Virat Kohli (the current Indian cricket team captain) does not appeal… Continue reading Football, Cricket and Change – Why Narrative matters!

Indian demonetisation – The perfect case study for change management!

Right intentions – check Questionable execution – check Majority users agreeing in principle – check Majority of users suffering – check Lack of clear KPIs to measure benefits – check Project team constantly coming up with new ideas to tackle situation – check Obvious lack of planning – check Project getting muddled up in politics… Continue reading Indian demonetisation – The perfect case study for change management!