Strategic employee communications that
lead companies through transformation

John Nielson

Client Lead

“Think like a marketer. Act like a change agent.” It’s John’s mantra when working to accelerate the digital change journeys of Fortune 500 organizations for the past 20 years. Expect his deep expertise in developing and deploying organizational change-management strategy & readiness activities, building and writing communication campaigns, and managing sponsors, teams & projects to educate, align, and engage all stakeholders in critical business initiatives. John also brings a fresh energy that inspires everyone to have a little fun along the way and make change stick. Proven. Creative. Gritty. Count on John for digital change leadership that sparks business transformation.

Professional Skills

  • Marketing minded change leader
  • Organizational transformations
  • ERP, HCM, CRM deployments
  • Fun Facts

    Hockey fan
    Makes a mean poutine
    Writer at heart

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    John Nielson in the News

    Event recap: LEHRN's Turning Employee Experience into Reality

    Pivot's John Nielson had an opportunity to participate in LEHRN's April Event. Here's what he has to share... As a…

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    Use these 5 E's to ensure a thriving, digital employee experience

    How to address workforce culture shifts with sustainable change transformationsAre you upgrading your employee experience to replace old ways of…

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    Breaking The Silence of Quiet Quitters: Who is accountable and what we can do about it - Part III

    Are employees quitting too soon? As we know, quiet quitters can be leaders and managers alike. But what about our…

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    Breaking The Silence of Quiet Quitters: Who is accountable and what we can do about it - Part II

    Middle managers have nowhere to hide.Nobody needs another Yeti.In the companies I’ve consulted for the last few years, I’ve seen…

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    Breaking The Silence of Quiet Quitters: Who is accountable and what we can do about it - Part I

    We’re supposed to be quietly quitting but it’s all become very noisy, hasn’t it? You’ve seen the headlines. Maybe read…

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    Pivot leadership team toasting

    Pivot Strategies selected as one of Minne Inno’s 2023 Fire Award Honorees

    MINNEAPOLIS (July 11, 2023) – Pivot Strategies, an internal communications and change management consulting agency, has been selected as a …

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