Accelerating Change Programmes

Seeking the approaches that enable faster change in the complex world of health and social care

Category Archives: planning

The Tragedy of ‘Painting by Numbers’ Business Cases

I’ve written some terrible business cases in my time. However, they were ‘of their culture’ and were all approved. And that’s the problem. Imagine writing a business case that details … Continue reading

06/11/2017 · Leave a comment

The Absurdity of Control

Once again, I find myself in a world where the desire for control outweighs experience. The mistaken belief that more grip and stronger control mechanisms mean that complex change happens … Continue reading

21/05/2017 · 2 Comments

The Disrupter who made us Great

Recently, I witnessed a wonderous thing, an incredibly high performing team delivering a complex piece of work at pace. However, the situation didn’t start well and there are some tough … Continue reading

15/09/2016 · Leave a comment

Beware the ‘Sea of Green’

How confident are you when you see a ‘sea of green’ on a project or programme progress report? The answer is probably more confident than you should be, the project … Continue reading

01/06/2016 · Leave a comment