Over the course of the four rounds of Accenture’s High Performance it research, there are three trends that continue unchanged: across the board, the gap between high performers and the rest remains wide; the CIO’s relationship with the rest of the C-suite is vitally important for their success; and, as technology becomes more central to businesses, the it and business agenda becomes one and the same.
Influence aggregation is an emergent class of application that is taking the various strands from the social web and applying algorithms to assess influence. All provide some utility but all are flawed for widespread use in the B2B space. Here's why.
We've been talking about collaboration for years. Why is it so hard? This exercise suggests some clues.
Business process, social, collaboration...bow doe it all fit? Sandy Kemsley offers a perspective but also a glimpse into the need for aligning incentives to desired outcomes. But it is never simple and this could easily go wrong.
The powerful driving force that mobile has become in the e-commerce market can be readily observed in the growth predictions from eBay.
Burberry CEO Angela Ahrendts is defecting to Apple to head up its retail operations, both online and bricks and mortar. What lessons will she be taking with her from her digital makeover over Burberry?
The BBC is a UK institution almost on a par with the National Health Service in terms of its role in the national consciousness. But it's also an organisation that's having to re-examine its role in the world and to work out its direction in a digital age.