Richard Harris, CIO Northgate PLC
Think, Plan & Act Different
Business is changing quickly, technology even faster. Whilst business leaders cannot predict the future, they can build organizations wired to survive and flourish in a commercially demanding, competitive and disruptive world.
But this requires leaders to master their thoughts in order to execute their vision and claim success. To operate differently, leaders have to think different.
“Strategy Visualization is what we do… “
AllChange Strategic Consulting is a boutique strategic change consultancy. We have deep expertise in Corporate Vision, Strategy Visualization and Business Simplification – all designed to:
- Strengthen, broaden & enrich strategic delivery planning;
- Translate strategy into meaningful execution; and
- Generate strategic communications & engagement that both enable and support follow-through change delivery.
By placing the user experience at the centre of a product, service, process or business model, our design thinking approach helps leaders reframe, rethink and revitalize the critical strategic challenges that they are facing – fundamentally changing how they think about strategic delivery.
Our ability to build a cohesive senior consensus is second to none. We have developed specialist transformation products that deliver;
- A uniquely innovative visualization process: Our clients often do not have the time, space or even the know-how to think effectively. AllChange combines a highly collaborative and knowledge rich virtual environment with expert facilitation to incubate, develop and land our clients thinking on to the ground in a rich and deeply meaningful way. The clarity of understanding and the insight gained has a profoundly positive impact on follow-on planning, implementation and engagement activity because everyone is working on the same page; and
- Produce transformation assets that are ‘built to be used': The transformation assets (or tools) we produce enable technical and non-technical stakeholders to engage in the design debate whilst on the journey of change. Similar to providing a compass and map to effectively navigate, the tools help individuals and teams to understand what success looks and feels like – providing focus, and guiding decision-making, prioritization and behavioural change.
We specialize in helping our clients to get their upfront thinking right – ensuring they avoid the delivery bear traps resulting from half-baked planning. So that our clients are best positioned to make the right project investment decisions – do the right projects – and do the projects right.
“Do you remember the last time you led a new initiative when your people didn’t understand what they were doing or why they were doing it further down the road?”
We build a cohesive leadership consensus that informs and directs all follow-on transformation activity. Our unique approach ensures that the business critical thinking is central to all design, planning and delivery activity – providing a mechanism that ensures activity is joined-up with the senior thinking front-and-center at all times.
“We harness the power of story to help you execute your vision & strategy.”
We are experts at bringing strategy to life in a way that connects with peoples heads, hearts and hands. Making strategy everyone’s business through a broader strategic delivery planning toolset, including the use of story and pictures – removing technical jargon and management speak – ensuring the messaging is clearly understood, identified with and believed in.
“We build user-friendly creative communications tools that ensure your message attracts attention, stimulates rich engagement – and is remembered.”
To broaden and reinforce your strategic delivery planning – contact AllChange Strategic Consulting.
Execution Begins With Your Vision…HOW CAN WE HELP?
Richard Harris, CIO Northgate PLC
We create value for our clients by:
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- Successfully bringing vision and strategy to life in a way that grows optimal buy-in and ownership
- Accelerating vision and strategy execution by building a mandated consensus with everyone working from the same page
- Providing a framework that aligns and integrates both governance and assurance with change delivery
- Bringing new organizational structures, process and operating models to life through real and meaningful implementation
- Effectively addressing internal and external stakeholders through rich strategic engagement and communications
- Tackling complexity through business simplification
Strategic Change By Injecting Simplicity & Big Picture Understanding
Experience tells us that strategy and change are fundamentally about people, connection and relationships. Without dialogue and engagement, even the best thinking and ideas will not gain the traction required to make change happen.
Our portfolio of transformation products fuses best practice business methodologies with the humanities (creative arts). By building big picture understanding, they inject innovation and simplicity into the business problem.
Our solutions help executives develop a clear roadmap for transformation. These solutions enable you to gain full consensus from all parties, effectively align multiple teams, prioritize and deploy resources, and monitor and measure progress. Critically, at the same time, you retain control and orientation during the heat of delivery. In short, you will keep transformation activity firmly on track.
We Harness The Power Of Story To Execute Vision & Strategy
Intellectual persuasion alone has its limitations; a pie chart will not inspire raving believers or get your people to storm the castle. Truly effective visions provide a compelling sense of meaning and clarity of direction. They are wired to connect to people’s heads and hearts in equal measure.