Digital Trans-for-ma-tion has a certain sweet ring to it. It says
we’re getting our shit together
we’re going places
and we ain’t taking prisoners.
But in truth, digital transformation is playing catch up. It’s for organisations that have been slow to change and have missed opportunities. As a result, things are now gonna get lumpy (and we might not all make it out the other side).
In someone else’s words “Transformation… requires radical, systemic shifts in values and beliefs, patterns of social behavior, governance and management.”
So here we are.
Whether we like it or not, digital transformation may now be a necessity
and on the other side of transformation we hope to find something magical
…but in between it might not be all chocolate and roses.