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Andrea Wood joins Tony Lockwood in Episode #9. This episode focuses on the importance of communication in supporting the transformation journey. Andrea's background is fascinating and has helped her evolve her style and approach to transformation delivery.
01:36 - A time to reset and reflect
03:01 - Change is about disruption
03:59 - The need for a burning platform
05:28 - How her role as a Diplomat with Nelson Mandela helped shape her approach
07:23 - Engagement of audiences is key
09:07 - Communication isn't about speaking
09:58 - How communication can help relieve the stress of transformation
12:33 - The pendulum of change
14:41 - The use of storytelling
18:12 - The need to tap into every area of business
23:57 - Is it a science?
24:23 - What, Who, How & When
25:39 - The importance of multimedia
27:52 - Core lesson - the takeaway
Total Length - 29:32
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About Tony Lockwood
Tony heads the Transformation Practice for Thompson Wright Partners - he can be contacted by email at firstname.lastname@example.org
About Andrea Wood
Andrea describes herself as an action oriented Transformation and Communications leader and macro level thinker. Masterful at affecting communication for change across a range of strategic, operational and leadership areas, integrating process change with strategic business transformation programmes and drawing on experience in leadership development, organisational redesign and clear and effective messaging and story telling to support transition no matter how rapid or complex. Her Linkedin profile is here
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