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Force-field analysis is a tool to help you identify the forces working for and against a particular option, and understand what can help or block change. It’s particularly helpful as a workshop tool.
It helps you decide whether a change or option is a good idea. If you have to make a particular change, it helps you work out what you need to consider when planning your actions.
It is useful when you’re considering any option, change or problem. It’s not just a strategy tool but also a general change management tool.
You can use it:
This tool works best in a group.
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