16 April 2010

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Definitions of Organisation Development by the Experts

This document contains definitions of organisation development as a discipline from a variety of experts in the field including Richard Beckhard, Warner Burke and Edgar Schein.

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2 June 2017

CRF Learning Programme: Becoming an Effective OD & Change Leader

The final HR Development Programme in 2017 is designed to build the capability and confidence of senior HR, L&D and OD professionals to work effectively withing their organisations, and to bring about more successful and sustainable change outcomes. It is aimed at HR, L&D and OD professionals with 5+ years' experience of supporting organisational change. The programme is lead by Dr L. Mee-Yan Cheung-Judge, a leading thinker in organisational change management field.

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10 April 2017

Harnessing Innovation to Navigate a Bold but Uncertain Future

This presentation summarises the key themes and ideas from CRF's member meeting - 'Harnessing Innovation to Navigate a Bold but Uncertain Future', which was held in partnership with IMD Business School on 3rd and 4th April 2017. Our main speakers, Professor Bill Fisher and Howard Yu, explored innovation dynamics, speed of change and organisational implications whilst case studies from Sky, Steelcase and W.L. Gore explored innovative practices in their organisations.

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17 October 2016

Navigating the Future - Interview with Professor Paul Schoemaker

In this brief interview with Paul Schoemaker at our 8th International Conference in Prague, we discuss how businesses can better navigate the future in the current climate of uncertainty and constant change. Paul discusses scenario planning - a useful tool for navigating the future, and why uncertainty is here to stay.

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7 September 2016

Building an Organisation that Thrives with Change

In this interview with Nick Holley, Director of CRF Learning, we explore the role of HR in change management and how business leaders can build an organisations that thrives with change, rather than crumbles under pressures that change brings.

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7 September 2016

Why do most change projects crash-land?

In this interview with Stephen Carver, we take a look at why most change project fail and what we can do about it. We also touch on the skills HR leaders need to be more effective at managing change.

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28 April 2010

Essentials of OD - Organisation Framework

Led by Dr Mee-Yan Cheung-Judge and Graham Prentice, this section examines six different models that can be used to develop an organisation framework;

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