SAP Implementation for Global Medical Device Company

The situation

Following an acquisition to create one of the largest medical device companies in the world, both entities needed to align on the same version of SAP. After a disappointing first phase, Pivot was brought in to improve communications, organizational change management (OCM) and training for future waves.

Services

Internal IT communications, change management & training

Industry

Medical device

Platform

SAP

Reach

100,000+ employees in 60+ countries

Pivot approach

Pivot brought together change activities, communications and training into one overall strategy providing a streamlined flow of activities. The global communications plan provided impacted employees and stakeholders with cohesive, holistic communications that created a positive and well-informed employee experience, while ultimately protecting the business and minimizing disruption for employees. Pivot redid the change management approach to better fit the changes in audience size and location and built a new training strategy and plan to ensure alignment and partnership across all impacted teams.

Key tactics

Pivot's impact

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reduced the OCM / communications / training budget by 30% by streamlining processes
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increased engagement and readership of program newsletter from 30% to 75% by redesigning the template and developing new, engaging content
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all end users completed required training within timeframe

Visual dashboard leads to new project

Our client was so impressed by the rollout that they wanted to push demands to extend their contract  — continuing with a new project rollout that’s across seven countries.