A Journey of Change and Business Transformation : Successfully Leading Teams through Change


Successfully Leading Teams through Change 

By: Gary Emmanuel Carandang


Change, as they say, is the only constant now in business. In a fast-changing business landscape, leaders are tasked to successfully navigate and take their Teams through the change process.

The author shares his experiences in navigating and leading his Teams through several change and business transformation initiatives he was involved with while working with some multinational companies. He outlines the steps they took and the success factors that worked throughout the change process.

Who Should Attend: 

Leaders and managers who are and will be in involved in change management.

Key Benefits:

The seminar will provide insights on the key elements of leading teams and some practical steps to take through change.

Training duration: 1 day

Course Outline:  

A. Introduction – provides context on the change initiative and outlines the steps taken

B. The Change Process – “The Journey Taken”

I. From Crisis to Action (What needs to be done?) – most of the time crisis can be paralyzing. Learn the steps taken to get the team into motion

II. Building a Team of Change Agents– organizing the Team through change

III. A Culture of Actions and Results – a structured process in driving performance

IV. Celebrating Wins – building wins and the role of recognition and rewards as a motivator

V. Building Confidence – how to build confidence of the team

VI. Leadership Essential in driving change – be the change that you want to be

VII. Sustaining the Transformation – building more wins

C.  Concluding Part – summary, discussions and in sighting with the group.



Gary Carandang is a seasoned leader with 30 years of solid track record and experience in multinational companies. He spent most of his career working from an entry level post to executive positions in companies  such as Nestle, Mead Johnson Nutrition, Coca Cola, La Farge, CRH (Republic Cement) and Pepsi Cola. He has also worked in cross cultural environments having been expatriated in Switzerland and Thailand and joined mission assignments in the other South East Asian countries. He obtained his Bachelor of Science Degree in Agricultural Economics from the University of the Philippines in Los Baños and he is an alumnus of  the INSEAD Business School having attended the Advanced Management Program.He specializes in the areas of General Management, Commercial and Operations Integration, with emphasis on Leadership and Team Development and Strategy Execution for Leaders, Teams and Business  Organizations.