Leading Change Across UK Visas North America


Challenge


Leaders of the United Kingdom's North America network of visa-issuing posts (United States, Canada and the Caribbean) recognized the need to greater align decision and business processes across the network and prepare for significant process, policy and organisational changes on the horizon (the introduction of biometrics and a new points-based visa-decision system).  Change Events, Inc. is asked to lead an organisation development initiative to help the North America network create the connections, learning and solutions needed to improve organisational capability and drive successful change.

Solution




Results

  • Framework created for UK Visas North America Strategic Business Plan
  • North America network preparedness and plan for supporting new UK Home Office imperatives
  • A successful leadership transition, new leader of western hemisphere operations
  • Significantly improved linkages and communications between global leaders and the network, as well as between Directors and managers across North America

 

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