Act now to lead change



This CPD module is about how to act now to lead change. It will cover why changes occur in businesses and how you can ensure your business is suitably prepared and ready to undergo the change process.

Will you be the one to inspire and lead change in your business?


To understand the process of change and how to be fully prepared for that process.


  • Have considered the need for change, how to approach that change, and how to go about putting ideas into action
  • Be able to construct a vision for your pharmacy, based on a series of questions that will help you to consider your priorities
  • Understand the steps for developing a strategy to put into action, to achieve your vision for your team and business.

Contributing author: 

Fin McCaul, managing director, Prestwich Pharmacy.

About this module

Pharmacy needs strong managers, effective leaders and people with the right skills to drive the profession forward. With this in mind, P3 Business CPD modules are written as practical learning tools for use by anyone in the pharmacy team.

Continuing professional development (CPD) is a statutory requirement for pharmacists. Completion of the module will contribute to the nine pieces of CPD that must be recorded in a year, as stipulated by the GPhC.

Record your learning and how you applied it in your practice using the action and evaluation record at the end of this module, which will then be stored in your personal learning log. You must be registered on the website to do this.