Gartner Research

Leadership Principles for Digital Transformation

Published: 06 July 2016

ID: G00366006

Analyst(s): CIO Research Team

Summary

Our conversations with hundreds of CIOs and other business leaders show that organizations are too focused on the technical capabilities of digital technologies and neglect the enterprise-wide changes to strategy, operations and talent that are required for success in digitization.

Table Of Contents

Principle 1. Embed Digital Opportunities in Business Strategy

Principle 2. Build an Adaptive IT-Business Engagement Model

Flex IT’s Engagement Role

Organize Around Business Capabilities

Build Technical Depth and Engagement Skills in Parallel

Principle 3: Promote Enterprise Digital Readiness

Who Owns Enterpise Digital Readiness?

Conclusion

Next Steps on Digitization

2016 CIO Meeting Series

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