Customers have a stake in your change process too

Change happens. And this year the pace of change hit warp speed. If anything, change has been our one constant. Sooner or later most businesses identify a need for change which can come in many forms – mergers, rebrands, new (or discontinued) products or services, technology, or changes to leadership. Businesses often make the mistake […]

Communicating a ‘new normal’

Working from home, virtual meetings and social isolation. Restructures, job losses, and salary cuts. This year arrived and upended the furniture more than we could ever imagine, let alone prepare for. As we continue to roll with the COVID punches, we are experiencing significant change across every sector. Managing organisational change is one of the […]

Rebranding: Bringing your stakeholders on the brand change journey

Winston Churchill said “To improve is to change” and when it comes to brands, change can reinvigorate your business and help you to reconnect with your customers and stakeholders. Think of examples like Old Spice, who pivoted their brand towards a much younger customer base with an engaging ad campaign in 2010; or Apple, who […]

The challenge of communicating change

Whether it’s mergers, restructures, acquisitions or redundancies, communication is critical for businesses during times of change. While change can create new opportunities, it can be met with criticism or resistance from staff, customers, shareholders and other stakeholders. With everything moving so quickly, it can be challenging to effectively communicate with different audiences and maintain confidence […]