10 tips for becoming a trusted advisor in change management
April 13, 2012, 4:37 pm
Filed under: - Change Execution
, - Organization Change Management
, - People Change Management
, - Professional Development
| Tags: Change Management
, Management Consulting
, Professional Development
To be an effective change agent one needs influence in the organization. Influence is built on many dimensions of trust―trust that the change agent is legitimately qualified and experienced to execute the scope of work, trust that the change agent has the best interests of the organization at heart, and trust in the relationship with the sponsor.
This trust is earned, one relationship at a time, and that usually takes a lot of time. In transformational change, where time is of the essence, it is essential to expedite the development of trust.
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