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A new report by Fujitsu, entitled Fit for Digital, has concluded that digital disruption is the new normal, and will fundamentally redefine the way organisations operate.
Across every industry, boundaries are being torn down as hyper-connected techn…
Apr 10
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In preparation for the MBA Digital Leadership workshops in Abu Dhabi and Bahrain, the following links will be useful.
Background
How Digital Disrupts Operations, Business Processes and Customer Experiences
Worldwide Spend on Digital Transformation T…
Mar 16
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Mar 11
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In our last post (Which Countries are Leading Digital), we highlighted evidence from several studies showing that the UK was falling behind many of our international competitors in a number of key measures of digital readiness.
One of these studies…
Mar 7
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The UK likes to think of itself as being a world class digital nation. The preamble to this month’s launch of the UK Government’s Transformation Strategy stated:
“The UK Government is one of the most digitally advanced in the world………We have develop…
Mar 3
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Yesterday, i read an article which appeared to leak a preview of the long-awaited National Digital Strategy for Scotland (updated).
I really do hope that i am 'jumping the gun' here but the article did raise alarm bells for me.
Based on comments fro…
Feb 23
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Ok I know that leadership cannot be ‘taught’, but this Spring I will be 'facilitating' Digital Leadership programmes in the United Arab Emirates, Bahrain, Edinburgh, Glasgow and online in virtual learning land.
With over 30 different nationalities p…
Feb 22
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Feb 21
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A recent article in the MITSloan Management Review has warned against looking for quick fixes when it comes to managing digital transformation.
In particular, three ‘superficial’ fixes should be avoided at all costs:

Avoid creating a transformation…
Feb 13
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A fascinating new report has just been published looking at digital transformation at HMRC, the UK tax authority.
The report catalogues a series of errors which, it is claimed, have resulted in near meltdown of the UK tax system. There are very impo…
Nov 21, 2016
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The Scottish Government is looking for your thoughts and contributions as it prepares an update of the National Digital Strategy for 2017 and beyond. An innovative example of crowdsourcing/co-creation at its best or a deer caught in the headlights o…
Nov 17, 2016
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As Scotland procrastinates in developing an updated Digital Strategy, the UAE has set itself a target of being a world leader in adopting Fourth Industrial Revolution technologies.
A six-pillar plan launched by the UAE Government, in collaboration w…
Nov 15, 2016
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As digital leaders, it is imperative that we keep up-to-date with current leading-edge thinking in an era characterised by turbulent digital change and digital disruption. Our Digital Leadership Insight series provides an annotated summary of the mo…
Aug 1, 2016
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MIT Sloan Management Review and Deloitte Digital have just published their 2016 Digital Business Global Executive Study and Research Report (July 2016).
Based on a survey of 3,700 executives across 131 countries and 27 industries, the main findings…
Jul 28, 2016
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