Each month in the Do OD podcast we will be discussing a hot OD topic, chatting with expert guests, giving you a run-down on some of highlights from the previous month and reading your tweets and emails from our cyber-postbag.


Joining the NHS Organisational Development & Change LinkedIn Group


Tweeting us at @NHSE_DoOD, using the hashtag #DoODcast


Contact : Karen.Dumain@leadershipacademy.nhs.uk

DoODcast Episode 30 – The only thing we can count on is being surprised

A very special bonus episode of the DoODcast featuring Michael Ciszewski, our keynote speaker from OD in the NHS V. Michael provides insight into a way of orienting ourselves in our work as OD professionals working in a complex space. He describes the challenges and opportunities of managing the paradox of transformation and sustainability that come when we move purposefully into the unknown.



DoODcast Episode 29 – Sustaining Transformation – Making a difference
This edition of our DoODcast was recorded live at OD in the NHS V, our annual conference where OD practitioners make sense of the complexities in the NHS. Hear from speakers and participants about hot topics like STPs, partnerships, doing more with less and creating the conditions for new ways of working.



DoODcast episode 28 – Working in Complex Contexts



DoODcast Episode 27 – Raising our ambition, deepening our practice 

Dedicated to our fourth annual OD in the NHS conference, this special episode of the DoODcast features two prominent figures in the OD community Mee-Yan Cheung-Judge, and Ola Odumosu.  We also hear from Karen Lynas and Danny Mortimer who talk about the organisational development challenges facing the OD community.



DoODcast Episode 26 – Systems thinking and Devo Manc

In this special edition of the DoODcast, recorded at our Knowing Systems Thinking event, our guest speakers share a summary of their work, advice for practitioners and how they are applying systems thinking in their NHS trusts.


HAPPY BIRTHDAY Do OD! DoODcast Episode 25, March/April 2016

Do OD leads Paul Taylor and Karen Dumain share their highlights are from the last three years.


DoODcast Episode 23, December 2016 – An interview with Matt Minahan, Chair of the OD Network

In this ten minute podcast Matt discusses his role, latest projects and advice for those working in the field of organisational development.


DoODcast Episode 22, November 2016 part I – A week in the life of Do OD

Spend a week in the shoes of team Do OD as they discuss evaluation, integration and culture change with practitioners from across the HR and OD community.


DoODcast episode 21, September 2015 – Paul Taylor, a day in the life of DoOD

Spend the day with Paul, Head OD at NHS Employers, as he reflects on OD, attends a meeting on OD capability, meets with the regional LDP OD network leads and catches up with Karen Domain for the latest OD news.


DoODcast episode 20, August 2015 – The almost September issue

This month’s DoODcast takes a peek behind the curtain at our autumn and winter collection of work. You’ll hear an update on our five workstreams and all the opportunities to get involved in. We’re also joined by special guest Christina Quinn from the South West Leadership Academy.


DoODcast episode 19, July 2015 – OD in the NHS III

Our July DoODcast is a summer special reporting on our annual OD in the NHS Conference which took place over three days in July. In this episode you’ll hear all about the event from the Do OD team and some of the OD community who took part.


DoODcast Episode 18 – June 2015: Busy Bees

Welcome to our June DoODcast. It’s full of news from the Do OD hive.  This month includes our latest OD Superstar, we’ve published five new blogs reflecting on ODN Europe, we update you on OD in the NHS III, OD Capability and Virtual Mentoring. You’ll also hear from our very special guest Jane Hubble who gives un update on how KSS are supporting their OD community.


DoODcast Episode 17 – May 2015: May we announce something special?

Welcome to a brand new episode of the DoODcast. We announce details of our OD in the NHS III Conference, update on the OD Capability programme and take you to ODN Europe and the CIPD L&D Show through the magic of podcast technology. Sit back and enjoy.


DoODcast Episode 16: April 2015 – Spring into action

Welcome to a sunny spring episode of the DoODcast. The team are back to talk about our big five priorities for 2015, as well as an update on the OD capability project.



DoODcast Episode 15: March 2015 – A very full episode indeed

Spring has sprung and it’s a busy bumper episode this month with special guest Kathryn Winterburn who updates us on what’s happening in the Yorkshire & Humber region. The team also chat about culture webinars, changeathons, conferences and capability.



DoODcast Episode 14: February 2015 – All you need is love

We have another special guest on this month’s DoODcast, the brilliant Anna O’Kane from East Midlands Leadership Academy. Join us to hear about our plans for the July OD in the NHS III conference, our latest OD Superstar and why love is a key component in organisations.



DoODcast Episode 13: January 2015 – And a happy DoOD year!

Welcome to 2015 and a brand new year of DoODcasts. We tell you about our next event ‘Putting Theory into Practice’ on 10 March (places booking fast) as well as details of our annual conference and other dates for your diary. Marita Brown is our special guest who joins us to talk about OD in London. Plus we have the usual recaps with the team as well as a what’s in store for this year.