Skills training for OD specialists? That's a bright IDeA

Phillips, Lucy
November 2007
People Management;11/29/2007, Vol. 13 Issue 24, p12
The article provides information on the national programme run jointly by the Leadership Centre for Local Government, the Improvement and Development Agency (IDEA) and the Public Sector People Managers' Association to tackle skill shortages in organisational development (OD) in Great Britain. Research by IDeA had identified a lack of specialist OD skills in local government. The programme includes a mix of experiential learning and group work and covers a range of topics, from culture change in organisations to collaboration in local government.


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