Avoid Change Saturation to Land Change Well

This is the second post in my short series on landing change well. Read the first post here. Managing change is as much of an art as it is a science. As we have learned through decades of project management and big-bang releases, even the best-planned and best-executed changes at large scale can land poorly.  … Keep reading

Ten Steps to Landing Change Well

Change is hard.  For more than a decade, I’ve used that simple reminder to start every discovery and transformation engagement. Even with that warning in mind, those responsible for leading change will often underestimate just how hard it can be to land meaningful change well. Change is a very personal thing.  In general, people will … Keep reading

A Framework, Not a Prescription

Now that SAFe® 5.0 is live, I wanted to take a minute­­ to reset the baseline on what exactly a framework is, what it isn’t, and what’s required to win with SAFe. One of the most inspiring things I’ve experienced in working with SAFe is seeing the excitement and energy that it brings out in … Keep reading