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Use the Gartner Execution Model to Build the Digital Workplace

Published: 14 May 2014

ID: G00261640

Analyst(s): Colleen Young


For a digital workplace initiative to gain traction, it must be unambiguously linked to enterprise goals and objectives and be managed as a strategic program.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges



  • Prove That a Digital Workplace Is Essential to Enterprise-Strategic Goals
    • How GEM Works
  • Employ Investment Portfolio Management Techniques to Ensure the Digital Workplace Is Resourced Commensurate With Its Role in Strategy Attainment
  • Build the Performance Management Measures Leaders Need for a Consistent, Measured Understanding of What Needs to Be Accomplished, When and by Whom
  • Exploit an Enterprise Program Management Tool Such as GEM to Create a Coordinated, Integrated Execution Plan and Surface Potential Conflicts Before They Arise

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