Gartner Research

Use Culture Hacking to Foster a Growth Mindset and Accelerate Digital Transformation

Published: 29 January 2019

ID: G00373821

Analyst(s): Mary Mesaglio , Elise Olding , Graham Waller


Change aversion stymies transformation more than any other factor. Unwieldy change programs do not get to the heart of the problem — how mindsets invisibly shape responses to change. CIOs should take small steps that unlock growth mindsets and accelerate change.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges



  • Understand Why Transformation Demands a Growth Mindset
    • Recommendations
  • Advance Culture Change via Small, Yet Impactful Interventions
    • Recommendations
  • Use Growth Mindset Culture Hacks to Accelerate Digital Transformation
    • Example No. 1: Decision Points Hack
    • Example No. 2: Recognition Collaboration Hack
    • Example No. 3: If You Have a Minute: Video Hack
    • Example No. 4: Bring-the-Problem Hack
    • Recommendations

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