Gartner Research

Digital Business Demands Leadership Networks

Published: 04 March 2014

ID: G00259968

Analyst(s): Leigh McMullen , Ansgar Schulte, Patrick Meehan


In the new digital business environment, command-and-control leadership structures are ineffective. Enterprises seeking to master digital business transformation must leverage the creative power and combined wisdom of a large, diverse pool of "leaders of one." They need to build leadership networks.

Table Of Contents


  • What Is a Leadership Network?
    • Interfaces
    • Definitions
  • Why Do Enterprises Need Leadership Networks to Successfully Transition to the Digital Future?
  • How Can Leadership Networks for the Digital Enterprise Be Built?
  • Breaking Leadership Networks Makes Them Even Stronger
  • Conclusion

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