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Key Elements for Executing a Digital Transformation Strategy

By ALULA posted in Digital Transformation

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Companies are eager and ready to invest in digital transformation strategies, but are they achieving results? The numbers so far indicate that the answer may be a resounding “no.”

Several studies report that up to 80% of transformation efforts fail to achieve their intended goals.  Another study polled senior executives and found that 50% feel their company is not successfully executing digital strategies.  What’s causing this?

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Webinar: The Business Impact of a Multigenerational Workforce

By ALULA posted in Multigenerational Workforce

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Kim Huggins, partner at ALULA and author of "GENerate Performance! Unleashing the Power of a Multigenerational Workforce," recently presented an educational webinar, The Business Impact of a Multigenerational Workforce, at Rutgers University, as part of Rutgers Business School’s Virtual Lunch and Learn Series, which presents some of the hottest topics and trends in business today.

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Insights From Millennials: Why We’re Leaving Jobs and What You Can Do to Retain Us

By ALULA posted in Leadership

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ALULA recently had the opportunity to participate at The POWER of Professional Women conference in Philadelphia, PA. Kim Huggins, a Partner at ALULA, spoke and moderated the panel titled “Mismanaged Millennials: Why employees under 40 are leaving and what leaders can do.”

During the panel, Kim engaged with Millennials in the workforce to find out why they change jobs and what companies can do to retain them. Research shows that 21% of Millennials changed jobs in the past year, and 60% say they are open to new job opportunities.

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Beyond "How To"

By ALULA posted in Change Management

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How to love. How to live. How to fix anything. How to lose weight. How to stop worrying. How to train your dog, bird, cat or dragon. How to manage projects. How to manage time. How to set goals. How to influence people. How to negotiate anything with anybody. How to survive the zombie apocalypse.

We live in a "how-to” world. A quick search of “how to” in Amazon.com yields over 800,000 books and videos with the phrase in the title. The popular For Dummies series has over 2,500 titles and the Idiot’s Guide series has nearly as many. And take a look at your local newsstand and you’ll see covers littered with articles telling you the 5 things you must know, the 3 insider secrets that will guarantee success, or the 7 steps to improved performance.

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What is Change Management Anyway?

By ALULA posted in Change Management

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A marketing exec friend of mine gave me a call the other day to catch up. After swapping stories about families and our current work, he finally asked after years of knowing me, “What exactly is change management anyway?”

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Making Change Fun

By ALULA posted in Change Management

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The other day I was explaining the results of a change readiness assessment to an executive and shared a piece of news he found disturbing. He believed that everyone wanted the change that he was leading because when he spoke with others in the organization about it, they all told him it was a great idea.

Emperor . . . you have no clothes, I explained.

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The Top 6 Pharma Sales Posts from 2018

By ALULA posted in Pharmaceutical Sales

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Are you searching for ways to get better results from your sales team? Here’s a chance to look back at some of the top articles and tips from 2018. As we shift into the new year, you’ll have a valuable perspective on how to get the most out of your sales team.

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Note to Senior Pharma Sales Execs: Are Your Sales Managers Coaching to Get the Most from Their Sales Representatives?

By ALULA posted in Pharmaceutical Sales

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Coaching is an investment and should be a positive experience for your pharma reps, where they learn what they do well and discover where they can improve.

Below are three proven coaching actions used by effective pharma sales managers to help their teams reach business goals.

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Behavioral Nudge: How to Make Positive, Actual Behavioral Changes

By ALULA posted in Behavior

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Behavior change isn’t easy. Changing habits isn’t easy, either. Especially when life happens and derails the best laid plans, a common reason for failed behavioral change.

So, what can you actually do to change behavior?

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Leading A Multigenerational Workforce

By ALULA posted in Leadership, Multigenerational Workforce

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Nationally known voice on generational differences in the workplace Kim Huggins, was recently interviewed by Generis (an organizer of business summits including the American Manufacturing Summit) on the topic of Leading A Multi Generational Workforce in Manufacturing.

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