• Professor of Organizational Behavior and Human Resources at the Stanford Graduate School of Business & author of Scaling Up Excellence
How to Change Your Organization in 10 Not-So-Easy Steps
Huggy Rao has continued to study and work with organizations that are bent on changing for the better since the publication of Scaling Up Excellence in early 2014. As the book emphasizes, spreading and sustaining excellence (or any other flavor of organizational change) isn’t simple, isn’t easy, and the work is never done. Yet there are certain essential, and sometimes surprising, methods for leading change that are emerging from their ongoing efforts to understand how and why organizational change happens, tracking the best academic research on change, and discussing their emerging ideas with leaders from diverse industries who are knee-deep in such always messy but often rewarding adventures.