Operations (1C): Surviving and Thriving in the Digital Economy

Mickey North Rizza

Operations (1C): Surviving and Thriving in the Digital Economy

For the last several years the world has been hearing about digital transformation(DX). The digital economy has finally arrived filled with new sources of innovation and creativity that is enhancing our business experiences and improving financial performance. Decision making has moved to an evidence based culture that is now doubling our workplace productivity. And all of it revolves around the 3rd platform technologies such as cloud, social, mobile and big data, along with the innovation accelerators of Iot, robotics, intelligence and advanced analytics. The digital economy is changing our businesses significantly, from our reliance on our resources of people, processes and technology to the way we work to how we measure and report performance. The digital economy is impacting everything in our work life. Surviving the shift requires knowledge in four key areas:

• Understanding DX and how it is changing the organization
• Recognizing the attributes of the digitally transformed organization
• Altering your perception of reality to the unknown
• Becoming a disrupter focused on delivering value in the digital economy

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