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2015 Planning Guide for Professional Effectiveness: The Changing IT Job in a Digital Industrial Economy

Published: 06 October 2014

ID: G00264399

Analyst(s): Jack Santos, Jamie Popkin


IT practitioners and managers are at the center of technology convergence and the digitalization of business. This guide helps you go beyond technical skills to achieve enterprise success through a reshaping of skills, practices and your own professional effectiveness.

Table Of Contents

Introduction and Industry Overview

Professional Effectiveness Trends

  • The Changing Nature of Work
    • Planning Considerations
  • A Continued Focus on Individuals and Their Work Engagement
    • Planning Considerations

Setting Priorities

  • Don't Underestimate the Transition to a Digital Business
  • Reshape Work Practices and Engagement

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