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New Digital Age Leadership: Guiding People to Engage, Collaborate — and Do Their Best

Published: 10 May 2017

ID: G00325053

Analyst(s): Cassio Dreyfuss


To remain effective in a turbulent business environment, enterprises must deal with uncertainty and change. In this new environment, CIOs must adopt a new kind of leadership and guide their teams to leverage agile and flexible relationships and collaborative work patterns.

Table Of Contents


  • The Point of Departure Toward the New Paradigm of the Digital Age
    • The Baseline for the New Leadership
  • Focus Areas for the New Leadership
  • Three Key Characteristics of the New Digital Leader Mindset
    • Adopt the Principle of "People First"
    • Develop Trust and Collaboration Continually
    • Share Leadership Wisely

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