Updated: Dec 20, 2020
This year at @ASQ WCQI, attendees will learn how to assess, increase, and leverage their expertise in the quality arena. I’ll be presenting Change Management Lessons Learned Leaders SHOULD Know.
#WCQI2020 is a great opportunity for any quality professional. Whether you are new to the quality community or bring years of experience, the 2020 agenda will help guide you realise your impact on your organisation’s transformation.
Change Management Supporting Sustainable Quality and Improvement Initiatives
1. Change Definition
2. Secure Sponsorship and Resources
3. Access Previous Change
4. Develop a Detailed Change Plan
5. Communication the Change
6. Change Readiness
7. Manage Resistance
8. Develop New Skills and Behaviours
10. Sustain and Close
(a) Change Leadership Alignment must be completed before the change journey starts
(b) Using Change Management Gamification to develop change leadership skills and knowledge
(c) Summary and Practical Take-Aways
1. Organizational change management is a game changer for success project delivery
2. Proactive sponsorship and leadership alignment critical success factors
3. To achieve future organisational change management success, assess previous change
4. There will always be resistance
5. The leadership team needs to be aligned
6. Change leadership skills can be developed through gamification
Conference Theme Details:
Celebrating Quality: Past, Present and Future: Encompassing more than manufacturing integrity, today’s concept of quality represents an enterprise-wide philosophy encompassing all facets of organisational excellence. In recognition of the vital connection between excellence, digital transformation, and deep cultural improvement, WCQI 2021 showcases quality’s myriad contributions to organisational excellence, and celebrates 75 years of bringing quality professionals together to explore quality’s distinctive ability to transform people, processes, and organisations.
The 2021 conference agenda will offer actionable strategies and deep insights into organisational excellence, disruptive technologies, leadership and change management, and quality fundamentals. Attendees will come away with vital tools and tactics to affect change, increase value, and drive their organisations toward quality goals.
Peter F Gallagher is a Change Management Global Thought Leader, Expert, International Speaker, Author and Leadership Alignment Coach.
Ranked #1 Change Management Global Thought Leader: Top 50 Global Thought Leaders and Influencers on Change Management (May 2020) by Thinkers360.
Business Book Ranking: Change Management Pocket Guide - Leadership of Change® Volume 2, ranked within the top 50 Business and Technology Books (Jan 2020) from Thinkers360 Thought Leaders.