Transformation

Is the COO the New Champion for Transformation?

30 years ago, I began my career as a speechwriter for a rapidly growing computer parts distributor to write presentations for the executive team.  It gave me a front row seat to witness how a large company was run, and a unique perspective on the role of the CEO and COO. The CEO was a […]

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Fighting the integration tsunami of cloud transformation

The other week I followed a documentary on TV about the Vasa, one of the most spectacular warships ever built. It was ordered by the Swedish king and became one of the most expensive projects of its time. But on its maiden voyage the ship foundered and sank. Now most readers would probably argue about […]

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May #cloudchat recap: Cloud transformation

There’s no denying: Cloud is a disruptor. But how can organizations effectively manage the transformation that comes with a move to the cloud? That’s what we sought to answer—along with several other transformation-related questions—during our May #cloudchat. Check out the transcript below, and let us know what you think:

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May #cloudchat: Cloud & the new economy — driving transformation

Cloud computing has the power to dramatically shift the way organizations do business. Whether it’s through dramatic cost savings, faster time to market, increased flexibility and agility, or simply making it easier to do business, cloud is fast becoming an imperative. With this dramatic transformation, however, comes unforeseen challenges. The organizations that can adapt quickly will […]

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Collaborating in the cloud and the networked enterprise

As business becomes more social, collaborative and technology driven, execs are turning to SaaS solutions.

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