CHAPTER 7

Maintaining Change Momentum

Belief in oneself is incredibly infectious. It generates momentum, the collective force of which far outweighs any kernel of self-doubt that may creep in.

—Aimee Mullins

A change initiative can begin with great enthusiasm and support, but unless maintained, any and all categories of change have the risk of never getting fully implemented or used. Even a tremendous launch to a change initiative does not guarantee ongoing, successful enactment of the amendment. Therefore, it is critical to ensure that once a change begins or is introduced, that it is actually implemented and enacted. This can best be accomplished with attention to the following: sponsorship, change agents, and ongoing utilization of the formula ...

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