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In Episode 6, Tony Lockwood is in discussion with Steve Dover.
Steve has managed major construction projects, significant outsourcing programmes and large scale transformations within both public and private sector organisations. He has a direct style and knows what has worked for him - maybe you can apply some of his thinking and approach in your future programmes.
I'm sure that you'll find the discussion interesting!
03:15 - Lessons from implementing major outsourcing deals
04:20 - Does the approach to Construction projects translate to business transformation?
06:00 - Focus on the vision - the end point, what you're looking to achieve...
08:52 - The importance of taking your people on the journey
12:57 - Understanding the wants and needs of each team member
14:18 - The benefits of a 'One Team' approach - integrating internal/ external resources
15:27 - Treating external providers as true partners
17:28 - The most challenging transformation...
21:49 - The need for a clear structured approach to delivery
22:55 - The advantage offered by bringing together the technology and programme teams
25:08 - Why not 'customising technology' is the way forward
30:59 - Don't let 'what you know' get in the way of 'what you don't know'
33:07 - Construction vs Transformation - any preference?
Total Length - 38:22
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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 Steve Dover
Steve is leading Transformation Programme Director, Manager, mentor and coach working extensively on leading complex, major change, transformation and implementation programmes in the private, public and charity sectors. His Linkedin profile is here
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