Category: Digital Leadership

Change Management

Part 3 – Why CXOs Must Shift from Change to Transformation in 2016

Businesses and organizations must shift from change to transformation ASAP because most of our previous business and technology processes are already or will soon be obsolete.

Digital technologies and innovative business transformations have changed the way we create products, services and how we deliver them to our clients. Instead of thinking:

“How could I improve this process?”

Ask:

“Is this process relevant in the digital business era?” or “Is this process valuable for our digital business strategy?”

IBM and SAP’s new ‘digital partnership’: showing, not telling

DigTransFeatureToday IBM and SAP jointly announced “plans across both companies to drive the modernisation of clients’ systems and processes and accelerate them into the digital economy”. What does that mean?

The IBM and SAP Partnership for Digital Transformation is a new marketing initiative from the two mega-vendors (which of course are already engaged in a huge strategic alliance) aimed at showcasing their joint strategic technologies and capabilities to joint clients, and encouraging them to invest by highlighting the art of the possible with regard to digital technologies.