Podcast 199 — Becoming a change superhero

In the past few months, we've all become fast friends with the concept of 'change'. But do you resist change when it occurs, or do you ask probing questions to shape your understanding - then act as a change superhero?

Written by Ross Garner
Published 16 June 2020
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Podcast 199 — Becoming a change superhero

In this episode of The Good Practice Podcast, author Lucinda Carney joins Ross Garner and Owen to discuss her new book, "How to be a Change Superhero".

In this episode we discuss:

  • Superpowers that can help us become change agents

  • Our reactions to change

  • The use of models for managing change.

"How to be a Change Superhero" is available now from Amazon: https://www.amazon.co.uk/How-Change-Superhero-business-toolkit-ebook/dp/B0869LV2NP

Lucinda also hosts The HR Uprising Podcast, available wherever you get your podcasts.

You can find out more about Lucinda's company, Actus, at: https://actus.co.uk/

In 'What I learned this week', Owen shared the video of 'The Miracle Sudoku': https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yKf9aUIxdb4&feature=youtu.be

Ross discussed the many uses of astronaut urine: https://www.wired.com/story/on-the-moon-astronaut-pee-will-be-a-hot-commodity/

Lucinda Carney

Lucinda Carney

Author, 'How to be a Change Superhero'

Lucinda Carney, CEO at Actus, is an accomplished Speaker, Consultant and Author and was named Everywoman Tech Entrepreneur of the Year in 2016. She hosts the popular podcast ‘The HR Uprising' which reached No 1 in the iTunes business charts in the week of launch.

Her bestselling book “How to be a Change Superhero” was released on 21st May 2020. This quickly became #1 on Amazon's Top 100 Paid HR Charts and #1 in the Hot New Releases HR Charts.

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Ross Garner

Ross Garner

Head of Learning Experience, Emerald Works

Ross has been working in L&D for seven years and he heads up the instructional design team at Emerald Works. In 2019 he completed a Masters in Digital Education and was named Learning Technologies’ Learning Designer of the Year. He is also one of the hosts of the GoodPractice Podcast.
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Owen Ferguson

Owen Ferguson

Product and Technology Director, Emerald Works

A self-confessed nerd, Owen is passionate about taking an evidence-led approach to developing digital products that solve real-world problems. He is also a regular on our weekly podcast.
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Ross Garner

Ross Garner

Head of Learning Experience
Ross has been working in L&D for seven years and he heads up the instructional design team at Emerald Works. In 2019 he completed a Masters in Digital Education and was named Learning Technologies’ Learning Designer of the Year. He is also one of the hosts of the Good Practice Podcast.

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