I recently stood in front of an executive team, allowing their unproductive to-ing and fro-ing to continue a little longer. It was a gold mine of examples I could use to teach them how not to have conflict.
In this talk from Red Hat Agile Day 2015, Cory Foy covers the notion of Strategic Play by covering tools like Wardley Maps, Business Model Canvas, Purpose-Based Alignment Model and Product Vision Statement
My customers always lie to me. They don’t lie about what they can afford. They don’t lie about how much (or how little) customer service they’ll need. They don’t lie about how quickly they can pay us.
With Uber and Airbnb changing the landscape, boardrooms are waking up to the need for transformation in the digital era. But why do most programmes flop? Since the beginning of this century, over half
There is one thing that almost every independent cloud computing commentator agrees upon and that is that Amazon Web Services (AWS), the cloud computing division of the Seattle-based behemoth, is the public
Most people—experts included—seem to think that the transition to driverless vehicles will come slowly over the coming few decades, and that large hurdles exist for widespread adoption. I believe that
The Finnish capital has announced plans to transform its existing public transport network into a comprehensive, point-to-point "mobility on demand" system by 2025 – one that, in theory, would be so good
Artwork: Freegums, Good Vibrations, 2011, acrylic on wood, 8′ x 15′ Sheryl Sandberg has called it one of the most important documents ever to come out of Silicon Valley. It’s been viewed more than 5 million
By 2017, 80% of the CIO’s time will be focused on analytics, cybersecurity and creating new revenue streams through digital services . These and other insights were shared today by IDC during the webinar,
Today, in the data-driven era of digitalization with outsourcing, the cloud, and consumerized IT, the CIO can potentially influence the organization more than ever. Intelligence is the ability to adapt
There’s been a nonstop stream of chatter that it’s time for companies to shed the husks of their analog and manual ways and evolve into digital enterprises. It really sounds like the way to go: one, because
It’s easy to find lots of people who worry that artificial intelligence will create machines so smart that they will destroy a huge swath of jobs currently done by humans. As computers and robots become
By Steven Norton and Clint Boulton No one can truly predict the future, but that doesn’t stop us from trying. It’s just too much fun. We asked CIOs, research firms and a few tech vendors to predict the
Practically every company innovates. But few do so in an orderly, reliable way. In far too many organizations, the big breakthroughs happen despite the company. Successful innovations typically follow