Maintaining engagement amid change can be tough. The COVID-19 pandemic and subsequent changes in how work gets done provide fertile ground for studying this impact. While many companies experienced decreases in engagement, others experienced a positive shift. Examination of survey results over a wide range of industries, sizes and regions revealed factors that most impacted satisfaction and contribution following significant change.

During this Training Industry Leader Talk, Chris Davis, senior director, business consultant at GP Strategies, will discuss elements shared by companies that successfully navigated the unprecedented change through 2020.

This interactive session will provide easy-to-understand insights on:

  • Key elements of change effectiveness.
  • Preparing for future change.
  • Learning’s role in adoption.

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Christopher Davis, Senior Director, Business Consultant, GP Strategies

Chris Davis is a hands-on executive with a proven track record of helping clients navigate today’s rapidly changing environment to ensure successful delivery of their evolving business strategies and organizational capabilities.

He leads a team of consulting professionals that work with clients to align their organizational system of performance to establish a compelling and inspiring vision, develop world-class capabilities, build an agile organization and deliver business impact in a rapid and agile manner.

Chris is responsible for helping clients connect strategy and execution to unleash the full potential of their organization while delivering high quality client service. He brings a full range of organizational effectiveness consulting services to Fortune 500 companies, deploying complex business initiatives.

Prior to joining GP Strategies, Chris was a naval officer leading teams in the complex operation of a nuclear submarine. Chris is a graduate of the U.S. Naval Academy, with a bachelor of science in political science, and minors in Russian and German language studies.