Thursday, July 25, 2019

The Weekly Insight of the “Future of CIO” 7/25/2019

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The “Future of CIO” Blog has reached 3 million page views with 5800+ blog posting in 59+ different categories of leadership, management, strategy, digitalization, change/talent, etc. The “Digital Masterbook series includes 28 books to share insight from the multidimensional digital lens and perceive the multi-faceted impact the digital era upon us is making to the businesses and society. The content richness is not for its own sake, but to convey the vision and share the wisdom. Here is the weekly insight of digital leadership, IT Management, and Talent Management.


The Vivid Shape, Texture, and Architecture of Digitally Mature Organization Going digital is about breaking down the past and leading toward the future with a quantum leap. With rapid changes, the overwhelming growth of information, emerging technologies and dynamic markets, staying competitive means running a highly innovative business. Organizations are constantly morphing under pressure from the waves of creative destruction that keep business in innovation mode. Highly innovative organization leverages innovation strategy as an effective constraint to stay focus on building the innovation capacity of the business and unlocks a new market or revenue stream.

The Corporate Board "Performance Fit" Performances are not just numbers with metrics, they are numbers in context, results related to business goals. Business performance can be affected by numerous factors of which governance is one of them. The corporate board as one of the most crucial governance bodies in the modern enterprise plays an important role in setting digital principles for improving performance management effectiveness and monitoring business performance smoothly.

Tuning Key Elements to Keep Digital Fit Digital transformation is now spreading rapidly to enable organizations of all shapes and sizes to reinvent themselves. It makes a profound impact from the specific function to the business as a whole and the entire digital ecosystem.Digital exploration is all about planning, investing, designing, developing, operating, consolidating, integrating, optimizing, and orchestrating. Here are five crucial business factors organizations have to continue tuning in order to keep digital fit and drive transformative changes successfully.

Reinvent Digital Organizations from Five Aspects The exponential growth of information and continuous disruptions bring both opportunities and risks, unique scenes and hidden pitfalls. There are competitions, conflicts, and controversies all over the place. A digital organization can bring greater awareness of the intricacies and the systemic value of organizational systems, business process, people dynamics, resource alignment, information abundance, and technological touches. But reinventing business to get digital ready is an evolutionary journey which requires much more time, energy, passion, courage, experimentation, retreat, and reflection.

The Monthly “Dot Connections”: Innovation Dot Connection July 2019 The effects of an increasingly digitized world are now reaching into every corner of businesses and every aspect of organizations. Organization of the Future is an organization designed openly for anyone with ideas on how human organizations ought to be contrived in the face of the strategic imperatives of the digital era. The work is not the place you go, but a live organization and an experiment lab you can connect the future dots.

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