The First Law of Thermodynamics states, “energy can be changed from one form to another, but it cannot be created or destroyed.” In a business context that can be interpreted to mean if energy is being used to resist change, then it is not available for making change.
Tagged: digital transformation
Organizations today must transform themselves and jettison the heavy baggage that comes as a result of decades of institutionalized methodologies and paradigms, developed and codified in an analog era – an era operating at a far slower operational tempo.
All digital transformation initiatives introduce new problems, software bugs, guaranteed network vulnerabilities, new competitors; new business challenges and new stresses. The elimination of all negative consequences and vulnerabilities are impossible, so our focus should be on limiting and containing it, not eliminating it.
IT and other business units are often oil and water. They might be combined together, but they don’t mix well...
Competitors can’t compete, and leaders can’t lead if they don’t know the rules of the game.