Best-Practice Recommendations For Change Management
Source: Sun Microsystems
Change happens all of the time. Some embrace it while others avoid it. Unfortunately, for businesses, societies, and individuals to advance, changes need to occur. The challenge is managing the risk associated with change. When changes do not go as planned, they can cause problems ranging from simple missed deadlines to significant setbacks to major financial losses. Change is the process of intentionally moving from one defined state to another. What is important in this definition is the movement from one defined state to another. Merely swapping a power supply or updating the virus definitions on a laptop are not changes in state.