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Top Strategic Predictions for 2017 and Beyond: Surviving the Storm Winds of Digital Disruption

Published: 14 October 2016

ID: G00315910

Analyst(s): Werner Goertz , Nick Heudecker , Mark Beyer , Fabio Chesini , Hung LeHong , Tom Austin, Jeff Cribbs , Ray Valdes, Benoit Lheureux , Joseph Unsworth , Andrew Frank , Peter Middleton , David Furlonger , Patrick Sullivan , Charles Golvin , Gavin Tay , Alexander Linden , Allie Young, Manjunath Bhat , Noah Elkin , Angela McIntyre, Martin Reynolds , Alfonso Velosa , Daryl Plummer


Digital business innovation creates disruptive effects that have a wide-ranging impact on people and technology. However, secondary ripple effects will often prove to be more disruptive than the original disruption. Digital strategists must actively identify secondary effects when planning change.

Table Of Contents


  • What You Need to Know
  • Strategic Planning Assumptions

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