All posts tagged: Challenges

Going social? Don’t create needs. Respond to existing ones.

…… Part of The Basics series. First published in November 2014 …… Most organizations are just starting the journey. A long road with major barriers. Two recent studies, Social Business: Shifting out of First Gear from MIT Sloan Management and Deloitte (here) and the other from myself, The Digital Workplace in the Connected Organization, (my 2014 annual report) have drawn very similar conclusions:

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Middle and operational management: major challenges

…… Part of The Basics series. First published in February 2013 …… Pressure on the organization after top management is on board Going digital inside an organization will be a lot easier if the C-suite is a driving force. That’s the case with most early adopters of the digital workplace. They have strong, visible and active support from the top. However the majority of organizations are still struggling to get the top team in tune with their digital initiatives.

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