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Five Organizational Change Pitfalls for CIOs to Avoid

Published: 06 July 2017

ID: G00333313

Analyst(s): Suzanne Adnams , Elise Olding


CIOs are recognizing that digital and business transformation initiatives depend on successful organizational change. Identifying and avoiding common pitfalls in organizational change practices can increase the success of enterprise transformation initiatives.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges



  • Avoid Inconsistent Messages
  • Avoid One-Size-Fits-All Thinking
  • Avoid Turnkey Adoption Expectations
  • Avoid Ignoring Change Fatigue
  • Avoid Confusing Challenges With Resistance

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