BM 6105 Managing Change
Assignment (3000 words) Essay Due on Monday 14th of January 2013
You are required to write an essay supported with reference to the academic literature that answers the following question: • You have recently been appointed to your first management post following graduation. You are keenly aware that as part of your management role you will be responsible for managing change and anticipate drawing on your BM 6105 studies to help you achieve success in this area. Based on the theoretical perspectives covered during your module studies, what do you believe to be the critical factors that promote effective strategic change outcomes?
You need to:• Develop your answer into a paper that both discusses your chosen factors for success and justifies their selection. • Identify and research two organisations that have undergone a significant change process.
BM 6105 Assignment
Key questions you need to ask
1. Who are you in this report? 2. What ‘theoretical perspectives’ do you need to examine in the essay? 3. How can you define ‘effective strategic change’ based on what you have covered in your module? 4. What are the 4 critical factor areas which you could focus upon in your essay? How many critical factors should be in your report? 5. What 3 areas of the module do you need to review to answer your assignment? 6. How can you ‘identify two organisations that have undergone a significant change process’?
1. Who are you in this report? You are a recently appointed manager . As such, you need to integrate practical aspects into your discussion. 2. What ‘theoretical perspectives’ do you need to examine in the essay? You need to define ‘strategic change’ You need to discuss theories underpinning the four critical factors
3. How can you define ‘effective strategic change’ based on what you have covered in your module? Examine chapters 1 and 2. Then argue for what you perceive (believe) to be effective strategic...