Oltesh TobiasRegional Chief Procurement Officer
African Development Bank
Before you embark on your journey, you need to prepare the groundwork for a successful transition.
Many organisations have started their implementation without the proper foundations to detrimental affect.
Understanding and adopting the best practices in change management will not only facilitate a smooth take off but will also assist in minimising turbulence as you continue travelling to your destination.
l Having a clear line of sight on all organisational changes, ensuring requisite resources support that change
l Changing organisational culture from one that recognises individual achievement to one that rewards collective achievement; creating a culture where shared services will blossom and thrive
l Defining clear roles and responsibilities to provide a framework for accountability and clarity for all stakeholders
l Adopting strategies that support multi-market operations such as language barriers and differing time zones