The Modern Workplace: Technology Enabling Strategies

Introduction  Technology innovation continually challenges the status quo and disrupt how businesses engage with customers, employees, and partners. No longer relegated to the IT department, technology strategies and supporting initiatives are regarded today as mission-critical to the overall business success. Across all sectors and geographies, digital technology is reshaping current Read more…

Strategic Alignment Model: Creating & Leveraging Value

Introduction Information Technology (IT) investments have become one of the more critical and expensive items in a company’s investment portfolio. Best-in-class organizations ensure that these investments are helping to provide real business value with the use of the strategic alignment model.  The Strategic Alignment Model (SAM) provides an organization with a Read more…

Enabling Corporate Change: Beyond the Basics

Introduction  Most corporate executives understand and appreciate the fundamentals and values of organizational change. However, they often have personal filters and blind spots that may weaken and destabilize a change program. Successful change programs typically entail a structured and formal strategy-setting, project plan creation, and implementation that hopefully provides unbiased Read more…

The Eight Disciplines – 8Ds Approach: A Primer

Introduction In the current environment, a successful business must quickly respond and adapt to changing customer conditions and regulatory edicts in competitive industry-specific segments. Today this challenge is being tested with incessant customer demands for high quality, cost-effective, and customized mass-produced products and receptive supporting services. The Eight Disciplines (8Ds) Read more…