Complexity Conquered

Communicating purposefully (for a change)

Posted by Matt Baxter on Dec 7, 2018 1:30:00 PM

Whether you’re trying to deliver a major project, improve asset sustainability or renegotiate a critical contract, if you want to achieve your objectives you need to motivate the right human action. The best way to do that? By communicating with purpose.

On the battlefield and in the boardroom, communication is the most effective tool leaders have to influence the thoughts, feelings and actions of the people they lead and serve. But too often, in both public and private organisations, communication efforts fail to deliver real outcomes.

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Topics: change, Communication, Strategic Communication

'Complexity is the new norm' at Convergence

Posted by Helmsman Ed on Feb 24, 2017 2:53:22 PM

We’re delighted that our own Enrique Ugarte will be discussing how 'Complexity is the new norm' at the Convergence Australia conference in Canberra on March 7-9. Alongside a range of highly regarded speakers, Enrique will outline the need for a structured understanding of how different environments drive complexity based on the key findings from Helmsman's multi-year research project into project complexity. He'll also look at how to identify focus areas for change, and the implications for leaders when scoping, planning and executing change and other projects.

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Topics: Complexity, Project Performance, Project Controls, change