We know that the digital revolution is rapidly transforming the way we live and technology promises to dramatically improve the way we work. But does it actually solve our problems and can it deliver on saving us time and making us more productive? We are a small company, there are less than 20 of… Continue reading Your App is Your New HQ
Leaders are restructuring the workplace by taking advantage of digital, cloud-based, mobile-orientated technologies to drive growth and productivity. This use of technology brings new communications challenges and opportunities in a world where the workforce is simultaneously becoming younger, older and more diverse. ‘While we no longer spread company news via a photocopied memo in everyone’s… Continue reading Effective Communication for a Diverse Workplace
You’ll be relieved to hear that I thought I would give Schumpeter, Gartner, MIT Sloan and Star Wars a rest this week. I often read and discuss digital transformation and (as Carlo Gagliardi says) needing a business strategy for the digital age rather than just a digital strategy. Many influencers do a wonderful job of… Continue reading How to be a Great Leader in the Digital Age
Collaboration has been used by business professionals as a magic word for some time. It is seen as a cure for the inefficiencies of traditional silo working and the disconnection between departments and the disengagement of colleagues. It is often seen as business critical, as it should be but only when handled in the right… Continue reading Collaboration: Cure or Curse?
Last week, I asked if we were ready to become Digital Jedis, so perhaps it is strange to be talking about the dark side of digital or the resistance being a bad thing. In the case of digital transformation, resistance is not only a bad thing, it is fatal. Perhaps I should also stay away… Continue reading The Resistance to Digital Transformation
‘Today, I believe that we are on the cusp of a Fourth Industrial Revolution, powered by billions of connected devices, 3D printers and super-smart robots, to name a few. This revolution will not only change entire societies and economies, it stands to transform the very essence of human nature. So are we ready for it?’… Continue reading Are you ready to be a Digital Jedi?