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Adobe Uses Gartner's IT Market Clock to Realign Workforce Planning Processes to Fit the Digital Landscape

Published: 18 August 2017

ID: G00324552

Analyst(s): Diane Berry , Lily Mok


As Adobe shifts to a cloud-based, software-as-a-service business model, IT must realign resources to enable digital business growth. CIOs can take advantage of the framework, tools, and processes shared by Adobe to improve IT workforce planning and talent review processes.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges



  • Select a Comprehensive Framework to Support Workforce Planning
  • Start With a Pilot to Test and Refine the Process and Tools to Fit for Business Context
  • Conduct Talent Review to Identify and Develop Strategies for Closing Skills Gaps
  • Provide Management With Clear Guidance on Applying the New Framework and Tools to Improve the Effectiveness of Workforce Planning

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