This episode of The Project Management Paradise Podcast is the part of a unique limited series called “Unlocking Project Success with Professor John McGrath”.

In this episode, we’re joined by Hardeep Kaur, a Global Director – Operational Excellence, Strategy, Transformation, Change Management and Communications, at Merck, with over 25 years’ experience in Pharmaceutical Operations and General Management.

Hardeep shares her experience and advice for successful change and transformation, in particular in the area of strategy execution.

Key Highlights:

  • Introduction to Hardeep Kaur and change management
  • The difference between change and transformation
  • Misconceptions about the role of the project sponsor and their importance to project success
  • Tips for improving stakeholder communication
  • 3 lessons learned for successful execution of change
  • Agility and how to make your organization change ready


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