Is Culture Change not Manipulating Employees?

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Is this way of planned dealing with (changing) organization cultures not in fact a way to manipulate the work, minds and values of employees? If yes, is this manipulation allowed, as changing the culture of an organization can be such a challenging and crucial task for its survival? (...) Read more? Sign up for free

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  C P Singh

HR Communication

Yes, These manipulations are allowed and are of course a challenging and crucial task for its survival.
Changing organisation cultures brings in new values and creates better challenging opportunities and reduces the immunities and redundancies ingulping the productivity and efficience. This leads to cost optimisation and better results.

  Khumbo Shaba

Flexibility of Employees

The influence of culture is crucial and must be understood well before making radical changes. Overall, it is necessary to lead by example starting from the top to the bottom of the organisation when it comes to changing certain aspects of culture. Well-documented and easy-to- read or understand standards of business principles or conduct must emphasise the need for cultural balance and flexibility in adapting to cultural change. The process is indeed a gradual one.

  Joe Lock

Not Walk the Talk

Those are clever ways to manipulate employees. Ho (...)

  Kerry Oldfield

Opennes, Honesty

Good point Joe Lock. Surely if we want to empower (...)

  Philemon Maboe

Organization Culture and Manipulation

Since we are from different backgrounds, top manag (...)

  Aden Ibrahim

Convince Motives are Good

There are many reasons why people in organization (...)

  Ray Chatwin

Need for Consultative Processes

I agree with Aden when he says that managers need (...)

  Everlyn Kemunto

Middle Level Management

There can be resistance to change in several manag (...)

  Ibrahim Ado Saidu

Change Agents and Manipulation

I quite agree with your explanation on the subject (...)

  Lt Col Prasad SN

Trust and Confidence in the Leader

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Manipulation = Change

ALL communication is manipulation. Yes I do mean A (...)

  Wiegmans, Business Consultant, Netherlands

Manipulating as Job

I want to be clear as possible about this: leaders (...)

  Jagdish B Acharya, Consultant, India

Various Forms of Communication

@Nigel rightly points to role of manipulation in c (...)

  Rebecca Roe, United States

Live or Die by the Change

@Jagdish - Arguing your point, debate and explanat (...)

  Jagdish B Acharya, Consultant, India

Manipulation Means Information Plus Force

Newton's first law states that an item will not ch (...)

  Fahrettin Otluoglu, CMC, Management Consultant, Turkey

Manipulation Means Information Plus Force

Manipulation for change is successful when it is f (...)

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