Event

BCS (Bedford)

The Kata of Change - How to Flow with the Unknown

DateTuesday 26 Sep 2017
Time

18:30 for 18:45

Location

The Park Inn Hotel, 2 St Mary's Street, Bedford MK42 0AR (Free Parking at the rear - Inform Hotel Reception))

SpeakerPaula Bell, Paula A Bell Consulting LLC
Abstract

The Kata of Change The one thing that is constant is change. Surviving change can sometimes be difficult. However, not changing is fatal. Projects exist because of change and we are the change agents to get those projects done. This presentation will leverage martial arts concepts to help participants survive through change. The key points are:

  1. How to accept change will occur
  2. How to acknowledge change
  3. How to understand change
  4. How to embrace change to move the organization forward to transformations

Paula Bell is the CEO of Paula A Bell Consulting, LLC. She is a Business Analyst, Leadership and Career Development coach, consultant, speaker and author with 20 years of experience in corporate America in project roles to include business analyst, requirements manager, business initiatives manager, business process quality manager, technical writer, project manager, developer, test lead and implementation lead. Paula has experience in a variety of industries to include media, courts, manufacturing and financial. Paula has lead multiple highly-visible multi-million dollar technology and business projects to create solutions to transform businesses as either a consultant, senior business analyst or manager. Currently she is a Business Initiatives Manager leading a revenue team to build capabilities to bring new and innovative products to market.

Agenda
18:30 Registration, refreshments and networking
18:45 The Kata of Change - How to Flow with the Unknown
20:00 Opportunity to network and talk to the speaker
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