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This week, host Tony Lockwood is in discussion with Damon Lawrenson. 34 years delivery experience in over 35 private & public sector organisations, Damon is now regarded as a thought leader in the industry.
He has extensive experience of leading organisations through turbulent and dynamic times. This leadership weaves a dense web of inclusion at every level, to ensure optimum results, leading both small & large teams, from a diverse array of cultural backgrounds in the pursuit of excellence.
He os a “Trouble-shooter” with an insatiable appetite for change, thriving on achievement. The denominating factor being a commitment & determination to make great changes that make a positively sustainable, everlasting difference merged with a passion for leadership training & self development, consistently influencing peak performance.
05:42 - Challenging the status quo and getting people to think differently
05:59 - Overcoming cultural differences
06:40 - Embracing change
07:19 - "You can't communicate enough"
08:21 - Allowing the team to become part of the solution
08:39 - The role of a consultant - "give them a watch and they'll tell you the time..."
10:49 - Setting the standards
13:14 - Change in public and private sector organisations - is there any difference?
15:56 - The need to build momentum
18:01 - Stakeholder management
21:47 - Managing the fear of failure
23:16 - The role of the post project review
28:30 - Benefits realisation approach
32:25 - Focus on what's important
Total Length - 33:36
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About Tony Lockwood
Tony heads the Transformation Practice for Thompson Wright Partners - he can be contacted by email at email@example.com
About Damon Lawrenson
Damon is a transformational leader with the ability to recognise key drivers in business performance and advise on effective change management and restructuring strategies across both Public & Private Sectors. His Linkedin profile is here
Thompson Wright Partners is a niche Interim Management, Consulting and Executive Search firm focused on delivering Business and Technology change consultants for Strategic, Transformation and Operational Efficiency programmes across the UK.
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