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Make Technology Changes in Your Company A Smoother Transition for Your Employees

It is a fact that any change in the organization will cause some questions and apprehensions among employees as to the nature of the change and how they will be affected with it. It is therefore advisable that whatever change you want to implement, whether it is about adopting a new technology or a change of location, that it is managed properly. If you implement change in your company too fast, you will risk alienating risk them or have people resigning. On the other hand, if you do it too slowly, then your business will stand to see the results too late. One change that is no different is a move to the cloud system, and this for sure will garner questions from employees, like if they will be replaced by automation or they will lose their jobs and so on. So it is better that you take some measures to ensure everybody in the organization are excited about the change, that they are confident of the changes, while the company is getting the benefits out of the change implemented.

Your number one measure to introduce change in the organization is to announce the plans the soonest possible time. You should avoid springing on to your employees this new change but rather announce to them this decision as soon as you can and answer their hows and whys. Your plan may still be on the drawing board but it would be good to mention it to your employees and let them think about it and possibly open up for suggestions and questions that would affect the change.

Another way to make your employees adjust to the new technology is to get their opinions on how the process would go. Sometimes you will not get any feedback at all but at least you are treating the change with sensitivity on the side of the employees and reassure them. Maybe you have new employees who had experiences with the cloud environment and so you can get ideas from them or use their experiences as examples.

Remember that people get easily worried about their jobs when change comes into the picture, and so your next move is to reassure them of their job safety. It is a fact that there are plenty of advertisements in the media about replacing humans in jobs because of the implementation of digital tools, and knowing this your workforce will worry that you are taking a step to reduce your manpower.

It is advisable that you announce to your employees that they will have benefits out of the new technology that will be implemented.