patience and perseverence have a magical effect before which difficulties disappear and obstacles vanish – john quincy adams

Millions of obstacles: on taking challenges one by one

Author: Sarah James Willcox

Published on October 21, 2019

…One way or the other, if you want to find reasons why you shouldn’t keep on, you’ll find ‘em. The obstacles are all there; there are a million of ‘em. But if you want to do something, you do it anyway, and handle the obstacles as they come. Benny Goodman to Glenn Miller

Part of the work of managing change effectively is…

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resistance can have a purpose

Keeping resistance alive: on the usefulness of opposition

Author: Sarah James Willcox

Published on August 2, 2019

Part of successful management of change is often seen as overcoming resistance. This helps to move more quickly to implementation and delivery: the lower the levels of resistance to change, the more successful the management has been.

This can be problematic, however…

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