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January 2, 2019
Organizational Culture Portrait

Discovering the ‘Who’ of Your Organization | Organizational Culture

SERIES: Your Organizational Culture Portrait Part 1 of 3 “I came to see, in my time at IBM, that culture isn’t just one aspect of the […]
November 20, 2018
Optimization - Watch that ROI

Return on Investment | Process Optimization

“Companies that do not leverage information technology as a key part of their business strategy may ultimately cease to exist.” – IBM: Calculating ROI for Process […]
November 7, 2018

Change Management | 5 Essentials of Change Leadership

“Only one-quarter of employers are sustaining gains from change management initiatives.” – Willis Towers Watson: Survey of Mid-size Organizations, 2013 Sustainable cultural or technological change is […]
October 25, 2018

Culture is Critical | How to make work culture a part of leadership decisions.

“67% of U.S. workers are disengaged. Worldwide that number rises to 85%.” – The Employee App: State of the American Workplace Report – Gallup: State of […]
September 19, 2018

FarWell Celebrates ‘Best Places to Work,’ Inc. 5000 2018 Awards

Just six years ago, FarWell started as a team of two operating out of a small co-working space above Sardine restaurant. Today, with over 40 employees, […]
August 21, 2018
Project Portfolio Management Backlog

Project Governance | How to Monitor Performance Throughout a Project’s Lifecycle

“When projects aren’t governed well, poor project performance leads to organizations wasting an average of $122 million for every $1 billion spent.” – Pulse of the […]
August 15, 2018
Word Cloud Change Readiness Exercise

How to use a Word Cloud to present employee change readiness to stakeholders.

Use a Word Cloud to synthesize employee change readiness survey results. Preparing for a Successful Change FarWell Change Advisors use Word Clouds to report one collective […]
August 7, 2018

Tackling a Backlog with Agile for the First Time

The Challenge A Very Large Backlog and a Team New to Agile Projects A large regional health insurance company had deployed a new provider portal. As […]
August 7, 2018

Gaining Visibility and Predictability into a High-Profile Program

The Challenge High Profile Program Implementation was a Mystery A manufacturer of high-end appliances in North America wanted to implement a new initiative that established a […]
August 7, 2018

Putting a Global ERP Implementation Back on Course

The Challenge Global System Solution Not Going Well A global retail e-commerce provider known for its product quality and outstanding customer service was in the midst […]
July 3, 2018

FarWell Team Member Spotlight: Dan Scott

Dan has over 10 years of project management and change management experience in increasingly demanding positions, focused on functional analysis and optimization, team leadership and collaboration, […]
June 25, 2018

7 Practices of Effective Leaders

Being a leader requires making a daily choice to learn, grow, self-reflect, admitting when wrong, but most importantly, putting others before themselves. It may seem easy […]
June 20, 2018

FarWell Team Member Spotlight: Milena Mandic

Marketing and communications professional with experience in project management, process improvement, ERP program work and HR.
June 20, 2018

FarWell Team Member Spotlight: Paul Lukas

Paul’s experience spans small and medium businesses as well as Fortune 10 companies as a Consultant, Analyst, Project Manager, Program Manager and Service Director. His experience […]
February 21, 2018

MiniCultureCon Launches the Movement to Improve Organizational Culture

On the evening of February 13th, 2018, the attendees of MiniCultureCon learned that approximately 70 percent of employees are disengaged at work (Source: Gallup). That is […]
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