Managing Organizational Change - TWO DAY COURSE (St Louis)

December 8, 2020
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM

December 9, 2020
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM


St Louis Knight Center

Registration Required: Yes


Seminar Details
Prepare yourself and your firm to adapt and thrive in an ever-changing business environment. This workshop-style course will present a variety of frameworks and tools that can improve your ability to manage change and better-equip you to actively lead your people through rapid transformations. We’ll explore how different people experience change, and we’ll work on communication tools that build consensus, buy-in and urgency. We’ll examine the organizational structure as an impediment or enabler of change efforts, and we’ll lay out the tools for managing planned change.  Ultimately, you’ll leave with concrete tools and tactics to proactively manage change and keep your change efforts on track. 

  • A framework for understanding organizational change
  • Sources of individual and organizational resistance
  • Stakeholder analysis of various change style preferences within an organization
  • Influencing techniques to engage people in change and involve them in the process
  • Analyzing one’s own change process and applying change management tools

  • Develop key skills and strategies to effectively manage change
  • Identify the sources of individual and organizational resistance to change, and apply strategies to overcome it
  • Plan communication effectively to foster a sense of urgency and support change initiatives
  • Identify an develop processes to keep change initiatives on track and in alignment with all stakeholders
Earn a Concentration or your Advanced Management Certificate

This seminar qualifies for two days out of five in the Leadership Concentration. Earn a concentration by taking five seminar days in this area within two years, or complete 15 seminar days across three defined concentration areas to earn your Advanced Management Certificate.

*The current healthcare situation requires that the Olin Business School provide participants with learning conditions that protect the health of participants, business school staff, and faculty. As a result, Olin faculty are prepared to deliver their sessions either live, or virtually, as regulations and circumstances permit. If conditions prohibit face-to-face coursework, we will switch affected seminars to virtual delivery via the Zoom platform


Rik Nemanick

Executive Programs, 314-935-9494

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