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This book brings to light the many, hitherto unexplored, aspects of change management.

Vinay K Singh
This book brings to light the many, hitherto unexplored, aspects of change management.

"WHEN CHANGE HAPPENS" is a book written in a simple and practical style. The book is not only about when change happens but also why it happens, how it happens, who are involved, and what it means. 

Staying away from the theoretical, academic and tepid handling of change management, the author Lalit Jagtiani uses a well-imagined and sensitively-crafted story on change. Students who are getting ready to step into the professional world or those who are interested in learning about how to handle change in work, life and their surroundings will find this book the perfect companion.

Graphic recording by Tim Hammons, Art of Awakening, at the launch event of When Change Happens...in Singapore

The book, unlike many other management books on change, is neither textual, heavy nor preachy.  It is a factional fiction account of running change in an organisation. There is a narrative to it and includes human emotions, insecurities and threats that one will experience in organisations -- an attempt at making the students change-ready to embark on their professional life. 

It is for these reasons it will be appreciated by the parents as well as education professionals – teachers and administrators, who will find this book extremely relevant. 

By creating a fictional company supported by actual situations encountered by him, during several change and transformation interventions that he has been a part of, Lalit Jagitani has presented practical wisdom without compromising the confidentiality of the organisations. His storytelling narrative seen through the lens of a change agent enables sharing of lived content and nuances making this genre a powerful and entertaining way to transfer tacit knowledge. 

You can download the 1st Chapter for Free from the book's website and get a first-hand experience of what "When Change Happens" has to offer.

http://whenchangehappens.org

Exclusive offer for ScooNews readers:

"When Change Happens" is available at a special price of Rs 450 (instead of Rs. 500) for the high-quality, colour printed book (Amazon and some book stores have b/w visuals).  This price includes delivery charges for the books to be supplied in India.  Please write to contact@leadthink.org for more details mentioning "ScooNews" as the reference for the query.

International respondents can write to contact@leadthink.org to know more about the special rate that they are entitled to.​

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