New Executive Summary: MOVE by Patty Azzarello

Move-thumbToo many new initiatives lose drive and direction before they finish. At the beginning, when a team first commits to implementing a new strategy, there is a great energy and enthusiasm — driven by the allure of the end goal. But then comes the long, dangerous part in “The Middle,” where everything needs to get done, obstacles inevitably spring up, and people feel a strong temptation to revert to the old ways. MOVE explains how to keep your team focused, motivated and resilient enough to push through the unavoidable, chronic challenges that derail most change initiatives. Some of the most recognizable brands in the world use the MOVE methodology to ensure their change strategies don’t stall. Business transformation expert Patty Azzarello explains the four components of a prosperous business transformation and exactly what it takes to keep everyone moving the new strategy forward. The MOVE Model will help you make sure that everyone stays engaged, maintains momentum, and that your initiatives succeed.

IN THIS SUMMARY, YOU WILL LEARN:

• The key elements in an execution plan that guarantee accountability and momentum.
• Empowering tools for transforming the team you have into the team you need.
• A powerful new way to think about leading and communicating to genuinely engage people throughout the implementation.
• Using communication to produce results and build trust

How to Future-Proof Yourself for Tomorrow’s Workplace

You know you can do more with your career. And the future is going to demand more of you. The problem is you are so busy keeping up with the day-to-day that you can’t prepare for tomorrow. Stretch: How to Future-Proof Yourself for Tomorrow’s Workplace gives you the confidence and knowledge you need to achieve your goals in an ever-changing world. Karie Willyerd and Barbara Mistick — established experts and the collective winners of dozens of awards in the field of personal development and learning — offer evidence-based guidance on obtaining the skills you will need to thrive in tomorrow’s workplace.

Stretch offers advice, valuable insights, anecdotes and recommendations to make achieving your goals practical and within reach. To remain relevant in spite of change, you need to know how to learn in any situation, open your thinking to a world beyond where you are now, connect to the people who can help you make your future happen, seek experiences that will prepare you for tomorrow and stay motivated through the ups and downs of a career so you can bounce forward.

Stretch offers five practices to help you start, enhance and lengthen your career by anticipating the needs of tomorrow’s work environment. Don’t become obsolete. Instead, stretch to achieve your potential.

IN THIS SUMMARY, YOU WILL LEARN:
• The global megatrends that will affect your future.
• The three stretch imperatives and the five practices that will allow you to fulfill those imperatives.
• The top 10 capabilities you will need for the future.