PA Consulting Group 3.  Are you clear on why you need to innovate?

article imageWhat does innovation mean to you? Is it about improving the customer experience, creating new products or changing how you work with your employees? Anita Chandraker, PA digital expert, discusses how organisations can align innovation to their core purpose to succeed.

ThoughtWorks 5.  Intelligent Empowerment: The Next Wave of Technology-led Disruption

article imageTechnology is leading a new wave of disruption in our society. While powerful governments are worried about the potential implications of “intelligent” systems and robots displacing jobs, we're seeing more examples of such systems enabling business transformations. Intelligent Empowerment is a shift that brings together the best of both worlds: augmenting human intelligence with machine intelligence through the use of data and techniques such as Optimization, Artificial Intelligence, and Machine Learning.

Hudson 7.  5 habits that are preventing you from reaching your potential as a leader

article imageTraditional leadership is all about capitalising on certain strengths. "Focus on what you do best and surround yourself with people who have complementary strengths."But in recent years, a lot of leadership theory has started to consider the flipside of this scenario. In other words, when it comes to strengths, you can sometimes have too much of a good thing.

ThoughtWorks 8.  Untangle your Enterprise

article imageEnterprise organizations are stuck. Organizations spend years investing in new business capabilities, integrating acquisitions, and modernizing technology stacks, essential to bringing best-of-breed solutions to market. However, these strategic investments generally result in a tangled mess of legacy technology, skill-sets, processes, and culture.

PA Consulting Group 12.  Big data…start small, think big, act fast

article imageLike many people I’m excited and inspired by the possibilities the enormous amount of data we now have opens up. But, unlike others, what I’m excited about isn’t its capacity to answer big questions. I’m excited about its ability to have a big impact by helping organisations overcome small challenges. And about the way that idea catches on. It’s like lighting a touch paper.

ThoughtWorks 13.  Interact or Die Trying

article imageYour relationship with your customers will constantly be at stake. It’s a shocking thought. Let’s take a moment to gain some perspective.

ThoughtWorks 14.  Do You Have What It Takes To Transform?

article imageCustomer 4.0: we’re now in a world that’s led by customers who are increasingly outcome-driven. Relevance and value are achieved by positioning yourself into the customer’s universe, being there when they need you, and getting out of the way when they don’t.

PA Consulting Group 16.  7 ways your company is getting innovation wrong...

article imageThough it has always been important, innovation is very much en vogue at the moment. Following the rise of legions of ‘disruptive’ new start-ups and big technological leaps forward in the past few years, it seems like every business leader is talking about how to keep their business responsive to change and their hunt for the next big thing. But many are not matching their words with actions, as new research by PA Consulting demonstrates.