Change Management


Broomstick Demonstration


  • To provide an example of Lewin's Force Field Analysis
  • To help participants see the differences between driving and restraining forces
  • To facilitate overcoming or weakening restraining forces in order to reach a desired state


This exercise is for general change management or leadership training.


Approximately thirty minutes


Any size and level

Handouts, Materials, and Equipment

  • A broomstick or pole
  • Masking tape
  • A flip chart and markers
  • An overhead projector
  • An overhead transparency of Broomstick Force Field Analysis Example
  • Copies of Broomstick Force Field Practice for each ...

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