Top 5 Ways to Overcome the Hurdles of Digital Transformation
When embarking on a digital transformation journey, many factors can get in the way of your success. This article by Glenn Gruber, senior digital strategist, Anexinet, discusses the primary challenges businesses face and the best strategies to overcome them.
Embarking on a digital transformation journey within an organization is a huge undertaking, let alone the success or failure of such an effort. There are two primary challenges that business leaders face in a digital transformation. The first is thinking of digital transformation primarily as a technology initiative. Yes, there is often a lot of technical debt that the company must address, but philosophically this is a business initiative. The biggest gains to be made are from improving, enhancing, or in some cases, radically re-engineering current business processes. Technology can go a long way to making this happen, but it starts with a fundamental re-thinking of how things work today if you can remove constraints (from legacy technology) and through the introduction of net new capabilities (e.g., machine learning or RPA).
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