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5 Best Practices to Shepherd Your Organization Through Digital Transformation
Advancements in digital technology continue to accelerate and steadily change how the world works, plays, and lives. These advancements enable and drive the digital transformation of industries and organizations — and can unlock new and exciting opportunities. For some organizations, this means incremental increases in efficiency. For others, it means disrupting their market with a completely new product or service. Most businesses fall somewhere in the middle.
As mentioned in the introductory piece of this series, three important threads run through every organization: technology, policies and activities. How these threads are woven together create the cultural fabric that is the organization we experience, and how we shape and weave these threads as the organization transforms is what separates success from mediocrity or failure…
There’s an oft-quoted line attributed to venture capitalist Marc Andreesen: “In the future, every company will become a software company.” One inference from this statement is that a wide variety of new software tools and apps will be suffused across every department as organizations become increasingly digital. The question is: Where will all this software come from?
In 2010, amid increasing digitalization and cloud computing, Japan-based Cybozu saw a need to create a platform that fostered more collaboration and more transparent communication among teams in the workplace while empowering individual workers.