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Every day, hundreds of businesses meet about
change. The discussion might be about change
in personnel, change in procedure, change in
company structure or maybe even a change in
employment status. Joel Zeff gives tips for
managing change in our personal lives and in
the work place.
Often change is lead by company change
leaders. Occasionally, change programs fail.
Read Mike Hourigan’s article about change and
how to keep that type of failure from
permeating your organization. The biggest
change in our society is the fact that 80% of the
growth in our population is taking place in
people over 50. Read Ken Dychtwald’s article
about the Baby Boomers and how they are
changing our financial, medical and retail
We must change to make things better, to
improve our way of life and to learn. Read on to
learn how to embrace change within your
Andrea H. Gold
President, Gold Stars Speakers Bureau®
Don’t Get “Slimed” by Improper Change
by: Mike Hourigan
The theme song from the blockbuster movie,
Ghostbusters, had a recurring refrain, “I ain’t
afraid of no ghosts.” Bill Murray and the rest
of the Ghostbusters were not afraid of the
ghosts, but they were terrified of what the
ghosts could do to them, the ghosts could
slime them. When it comes to change
management, the same premise is true...
Seven ideas to Manage Change
by: Joel Zeff
My client conference calls always start the
same. Everyone awkwardly says hello and
then we wait in silence for the last person to
jump on the call. The same conversation
starts minutes later. “We are dealing with a
lot of change,” someone says. “Change is
very difficult for everyone right now,” another
very important manager adds...
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The Prophet of the Coming Aging Boom
by: Ken Dychtwald
For three decades Ken Dychtwald has been
proclaiming that a demographic tidal wave is
approaching America. He calls it the Age Wave,
which is also the name of his Emeryville, Calif.
consultancy and a book he co-wrote back in
1989. Learn to ride it, he tells businesses, or
you will be crushed and drowned. Now that the
wave is beginning to hit full force, more and
more businesses are listening...
In this issue - Change Trends in 2012
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