Is Change Readiness about Getting Ready to Begin? - By Dr Steve Barlow

Ready to begin, only part of the equation

Getting ready to begin a change is certainly important. Many people think change readiness is mainly about getting ready to begin – organising things in preparation and ticking off the checklist. Sure, this is important, but it is a long way from what change readiness means.

To be ready for change is not to be ready only for the beginning of the change process, but to be ready for all the change process. It is readiness to complete the change process – successfully.

There is a huge difference between being ready to begin and being ready to succeed. Many people carefully consider how to begin change. Read More