Types of Change and Corresponding Resistance Levels

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Types of Change and Corresponding Resistance Levels
venkataramanan, Financial Consultant, United States, Member
Change may be a evolved or evolutionary change. Or a revolutionary, or forced, top down or bottom up. Technology or market induced changes. Not all changes are met with resistance. Changes which involve displacement, retrenchment, retirement, reduction in emoluments working hours etc are met with resistance. The reasons are as usual fear or greed, which are to be treated by proper communication and worker education. In the beginning introduction of computers were met with resistance, but now every one wants a laptop. (...) Read more? Sign up for free

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  Types of Change and the Related Effort Towards Employees
Belay Gezahegn, Director, Ethiopia, Member
  You can distinguish at least 3 change scenarios. In order of importance and/or urgency:
1. Change to save dying organizations: a relatively low effort will be needed to convince employees about change in a situation of survival or death, provided that the employees are aware of this situation.
2. Change needed to out-compete rivals: a higher effort will be needed to convince employees about change, because the business may be going well and the change looks like an act of luxury.
3. Change to mereley assist to cope with rivals: the business is going fine and (most of the) management and employees are unaware of the upcoming situation. A quite high effort will be required to arouse the consciousness of employees about the essentials such change.

   
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Change Management (Iceberg)
Summary
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🔥Dealing with Toxic Employees
Achieving Change at the Individual Level
Why You should Embrace Change
Best Practices
🥇Reasons and Motives to Resist Change
🥈The ADKAR model by Prosci
🥉How to Make Employees LOVE Change?
What are the Reasons for Change?
Hidden Resistance to Change
Bad Change Management Examples
Transparancy Needed in Change Management
Is it Possible to Manage Change If the Right Approaches Are NOT Used?
What Leadership Style Reduces Resistance?
What Punishment for Unwilling Employees?
6 Images of Managing Change (Palmer, Dunford and Akin)
My Way to Deal with Resistance to Change
Dealing with Change is Not Always Problematic
Engage the Opponents
Types of Change and Corresponding Resistance Levels
Automatic Defense Mechanisms to Change
Avoiding Resistance to Change
Characteristics of Organizations That are Open to Change
Managing Change is in the Essence of Management
Categories of People Involved in Change
Create Involvement and Communicate the Strategic Need to Change
Good Change Management Examples
Human Factors in Change Management
Overcoming Resistance? The Rapid Results Method by Schaffer
Change is Most of the Times Selfish
Communicating Change to Top Management
Ethics in Change Management
Managing the Change Within Oneself
Who Moved my Cheese?
Equilibrium of System


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