Video PwC’s Workforce of the future report 2017

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8ef2kujFJ_o We are living through a fundamental transformation in the way we work. Automation and 'thinking machines' are replacing human tasks, changing the skills that organisations are looking for in their people. But what will the future look like? This isn’t a time to sit back and wait for events to unfold. To be prepared … Continue reading Video PwC’s Workforce of the future report 2017

Mastering Complexity Through Simplification: Four Steps to Creating Competitive Advantage

Understanding what drives simplicity is one thing—making it a reality is another. BCG has developed and deployed a four-step approach to simplification. Smart Start. The first step is the identification of the performance issues and the symptoms of complicatedness. A company should not simplify itself only for the sake of simplifying. Simplification is for companies that … Continue reading Mastering Complexity Through Simplification: Four Steps to Creating Competitive Advantage

When to shift your #digital #strategy into a higher gear

There may be a premium for making early moves. When companies first sense a digital competitor entering their market space, they tend to react timidly, reasoning that the risk of damage to revenues and profits is not enough to justify tampering with current business models. Our research indicates, however, that executives may underestimate how close they are … Continue reading When to shift your #digital #strategy into a higher gear

Forrester – Lead with a Scaled Design Thinking Mindset (download possible)

https://twitter.com/DTAcademyLondon/status/893014839009869824 Overall SAP comes across as a design leader, and Forrester analyst Ryan Hart writes how SAP BUILD helps organizations scale design thinking while sitting on top of SAP Cloud Platform. The report includes BUILD screenshots and references how SAP and the Hasso Plattner Institute of Design have frameworks and methodologies to foster innovation https://issuu.com/fredzimny/docs/a8723149-c57c-0010-82c7-eda71af511f … Continue reading Forrester – Lead with a Scaled Design Thinking Mindset (download possible)

Watch Lisa Bodell How #Simplification is the Key to Change

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Qm172DbaSbc Why are change and innovation so hard to achieve? It’s not why you think. The reality is this: we spend our days drowning in mundane tasks – meetings, emails, reports – often self-created complexities that prevent us from getting to the meaningful work that truly matters. Using simple stories and techniques, Bodell shows us … Continue reading Watch Lisa Bodell How #Simplification is the Key to Change