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industry Change management masterclass Specialist management consulting service OPTIMUM NFP has announced a Change Management Masterclass specifically designed for the Australian non-profit sector. M anaging Director David provision of disability services, include ensuring a practical Rosenbaum (pictured) said aged care services, employment understanding of the triggers of the masterclass, to be held services, community services, organisational change and how health and education,” he said. these triggers can be harnessed in Sydney on Wednesday September 12, is aimed at Chief Executives and to improve organisational change executives from non-profits including dependent on the ability to change success; understanding recognised disability service organisations and service delivery models, structures, approaches to planned organisational will provide insights into doing and/or business models, and change change; and recognising the findings business under the National failure will cost organisations at a of the research and how these should Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS). time when they can least afford it. be embedded in a non-profit’s “Can you, as a Disability Service “The application of the findings of change management program. Provider achieve your medium and this research to non-profit disability long-term goals in the absence service organisations will ensure with new tools and techniques that of an effective ongoing change that people within the organisations can support such change and, in the management strategy?” said David, can cope with change at two levels process, understand the full range who recently completed his PhD – initial change as is currently being of unique non-profit attributes of thesis on change management in experienced as a direct result of the change management,” David said. the Australian non-profit sector. NDIS implementation, as well as the Early registration is suggested David said his PhD research and “Participants will leave the session ongoing challenges of continuous given the limited number of seats its findings, which are supported change as a fundamental prerequisite available. Interest can be registered by change management practices to organisational sustainability. online at from his consulting activities, are important to the Australian non-profit sector. “Australian non-profit “Change is not constant, and the effects of the NDIS will be long-term.” The full-day masterclass limits numbers to 16 participants masterclass or by contacting David via email drosenbaum@optimumnfp. or phone 0411 744 911. Masterclasses will also be organisations are currently facing and is structured to achieve scheduled for Melbourne, many challenges that question a number of objectives. Brisbane and Canberra in 2019. their very existence, in the 52 “Organisational survival will be industry David said these objectives