Success: A Breeding Ground for Complacency?

Here’s another exclusive guest post from John Kotter. Great advice on how to battle “complacency cancer”: Success: A Breeding Ground for Complacency? John P. Kotter “Success is a lousy teacher. … Read more

Which Change Model Should You Pick?

From the Great Leadership mailbag: First thing I want to say is that I love your blog ; so many interesting thoughts on leadership, and practical examples. One topic I’d … Read more

Beckhard’s Change Equation


One of the simplest yet most powerful change models I’ve ever used is the Change Equation, developed by Richard Beckhard and David Gleicher. Try whipping this model out the next … Read more

Implementing Organizational Change

Here’s a guest post by speaker and author Paul B. Thornton. The topic is leading change, and I’ll be running a series of change artciles in the next few weeks. … Read more

Change Communication Tips for Leaders

Here’s some tips for leaders on communicating during turbulent times: Act as if it Matters· Make communications important to you personally · Measure yourself on how well you communicate (up, … Read more