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Organisational change

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Major changes inside an organisation or in the external environment can prompt organisation-wide changes.

A big new funding stream can cause sudden expansion. Talks with similar organisations might result in a merger. Or a new strategy might spark an overall change in direction. Whatever the reason for the change, this section provides guidance on

Viewing your organisation as a system

Whatever the nature of change, many people find it helpful to view the organisation as a system to help them manage the change effectively.

Reviewing your organisation’s structure

Questions and pointers to help you review your non profit's organisational structure.

Reviewing your organisation’s culture

How to define, identify and review an organisation's culture.

Case study: How Barbardo's managed cultural change

A real example of a charity going through cultural change.

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