Articles and papers written by some of the industries top thought-leaders on business strategy and transformation.

Month: December 2020

Change Or Be Changed

Change Or Be Changed

By Amit Patel   /   December 28, 2020

Organizations around the world are struggling with market uncertainty, economic disruption, organizational change, political uncertainty, and now a global pandemic.  To survive, organizations have no choice but to transform, lest they fall behind and become extinct. It is almost inconceivable that billion dollar businesses such as Border’s Books, Blockbuster Video, Circuit City, and Radio Shack […]

One Size Definitely Does Not Fit All

One Size Definitely Does Not Fit All

By Amit Patel   /   December 21, 2020

The demand for deep, sustainable change in organizations is being driven hard by forces coming from all directions… and it’s only going to get worse.  Today’s organizations have no choice but to transform, innovate, and find new ways to enhance profitability if they’re to stave off competition, keep shareholders happy, and do it faster with […]

The Best Time For Change Is Now

The Best Time For Change Is Now

By Amit Patel   /   December 14, 2020

With so much in the world-changing daily – our work, economics, education, shopping, travel, socializing, consumer behavior – it may be difficult to understand why I’m suggesting that now might be the perfect time to make yet another change. Many companies were caught off-guard when the pandemic hit, unprepared for the violent disruption it would […]

The Secrets To Overcoming Resistance To Change

The Secrets To Overcoming Resistance To Change

By Amit Patel   /   December 7, 2020

In my last post, I wrote about the reasons why people within organizations are unwilling to change, but what’s missing from this picture is an understanding of how to overcome their resistance to change.  Changing hearts and minds while implementing a successful transformational change within an organization can be a long journey but with the […]