Over the course of the past 25 years our change management consulting work has exposed us to a lot of misconceptions about what works and what doesn't work when it comes to implementing projects. We recently shared these 4 myths at the HIMSS (Health Information Management Systems Society) International Conference and found that the myths are alive and well in the world of Healthcare IT project implementations.
Over more than two decades of change management consulting, we have had the opportunity to observe what works well in implementation—and where the traps are that get in the way of project success. It’s a long-term field-research opportunity, and includes data from leading global organizations. Here’s what the research from our change management consulting tells us are 7 of the most common “bumps in the road” that cause projects to de-rail.