The Human Impact of Rapid Tech Change

Lead Change Blog

Companies are increasingly utilizing automation technologies to increase productivity and innovation. These companies find themselves managing complex organizational change, with challenges that will vary depending on the professional levels and geographic diversity of their human resources. Most change agendas fail due to the underestimation of the human impact, rather than the technology or process impact.

Advanced Analytics Are Crucial to Digital Transformation - SPONSOR CONTENT FROM DXC TECHNOLOGY

Harvard Business

Core technologies such as cloud, mobility, modern applications, and networks continue to evolve. Read more from DXC Technology: Digital Transformation Is Racing Ahead and No Industry Is Immune. For example: As an early adopter of advanced analytics, the securities industry is now defined by automated, algorithm-centric trading and artificial intelligence-based advisors that outperform professional money managers.

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Success Stories From 10 Successful Entrepreneurs From Around The World

Eric Jacobson

The Scale – Expanding potential through technology, delegation and partnership. Susanna has a big techie network, as an early community leader at the pivotal publication Wired and then on the staff of Macworld , PCWorld and Outside magazines.

The Lessons From 10 Entrepreneurs From Around The World

Eric Jacobson

The Scale – Expanding potential through technology, delegation and partnership. Susanna has a big techie network, as an early community leader at the pivotal publication Wired and then on the staff of Macworld , PCWorld and Outside magazines.

A Survey of 3,000 Executives Reveals How Businesses Succeed with AI

Harvard Business

And AI success stories are becoming more numerous and diverse, from Amazon reaping operational efficiencies using its AI-powered Kiva warehouse robots, to GE keeping its industrial equipment running by leveraging AI for predictive maintenance. While it’s clear that CEOs need to consider AI’s business implications, the technology’s nascence in business settings makes it less clear how to profitably employ it. Furthermore, early AI adopters are 3.5

The Revealing And Inspirational Journeys Of 10 Entrepreneurs From Around The World

Eric Jacobson

The Scale – Expanding potential through technology, delegation and partnership. Susanna has a big techie network, as an early community leader at the pivotal publication Wired and then on the staff of Macworld , PCWorld and Outside magazines.

The On-Demand Economy Is Growing, and Not Just for the Young and Wealthy

Harvard Business

Economic activities centered around online platforms, where independent sellers can offer goods or services to customers, are attracting significant consumer attention and spending, according to new data from the National Technology Readiness Survey* (NTRS), which has tracked technology behaviors and beliefs in the U.S. What’s more, the on-demand economy is beginning to attract a diverse group of consumers. jennifer maravillas FOR HBR.

How Netflix Expanded to 190 Countries in 7 Years

Harvard Business

It also must face a diverse set of national regulatory restrictions, such as those that limit what content can be made available in local markets. But from the experience and learning it gained in that process, Netflix developed the capabilities to expand into a diverse set of markets within a few years — the second phase of the process. Fernando Trabanco Fotografía/Getty Images. Netflix’s global growth is a big factor in the company’s success.

How Netflix Expanded to 190 Countries in 8 Years

Harvard Business

It also must face a diverse set of national regulatory restrictions, such as those that limit what content can be made available in local markets. But from the experience and learning it gained in that process, Netflix developed the capabilities to expand into a diverse set of markets within a few years — the second phase of the process. Fernando Trabanco Fotografía/Getty Images. Netflix’s global growth is a big factor in the company’s success.

How AIG Moved Toward Evidence-Based Decision Making

Harvard Business Review

Machine learning, pattern recognition, and other predictive analytics tools can constitute a source of competitive advantage for those companies that adopt them early on; but like any new capability, there is an enormous gulf between awareness, intent and early engagement, and achieving significant business impact. Work with early adopters to demonstrate significant wins which are visible to the whole organization.