Webinar: Building Change Capacity in Organizations with Change Agents

25th April 2018
2pm BST
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Overview

Successful businesses today, need to successfully navigate a constant influx of change. This level of change is ever increasing and finding the right people and processes to cope with this are a constant challenge for many. Who can you turn to for support through this change? Who are the people in your organization best placed to lead, develop and coach others through the change experience? Who are your change agents?

Rich Batchelor is a veteran of 27 years navigating change across public and private organizations. He has developed change capacity, introduced change management skills and built up change agent presence in many organizations. He has a masters in change management, multiple qualifications in people, process and technology management and an international reputation in the field of change as a global player in the change space. His internationally recognized change agent program has placed a new marker in the ground for change capability building in all organizations.

This 60 minute webinar will introduce you to the key components needed to develop change capacity in your organization and understanding the role of change agent and how to build their presence.

Key objective of the webinar:

  1. Understand how and why people react to change the way they do;
  2. Learn about the psychology of change;
  3. Understand some simple change management approaches;
  4. Appreciate the need for leadership of change;
  5. Learn simple skills for navigating resistance to change;
  6. Get to know the role of Change Agent as a leader, advocate and supporter of change.

Attending this webinar

  • This webinar runs 30-45 minutes.
  • To attend you only need your internet connected device and headphones or speakers.
  • Attendees will be able to ask questions and interact with the speaker and other participants live.
  • Please log in at least 10 minutes before the presentation is due to start.

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  • Provide a live moderator on the day of the webinar
  • Provide you with a spreadsheet (Microsoft Excel) list of registrants and attendees with their contact details
  • Send a Certificate of Attendance to all attendees (PDF format – electronic copy only) together with an email containing the full contact details of the presenter

What You Need To Provide:

  • A fully developed 30-45 minute educational webinar (not advertising) on a topic relative to your industry.
  • The ability to answer questions and participate with the audience for 15-20 minutes at the end of the webinar.

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Hosting a webinar enables your company to highlight its skills, knowledge, products and services. The webinar would also benefit from the human element, it allows you to put a real face to your company, which assists in engaging your audience to become emotionally invested in your business.

If you are interested in hosting a webinar please email: webinars@tradecouncil.org