Talking about Digital Transformation

These days I’m hearing quite a number of business leaders talk about digitization, going digital or digital transformation. Regardless of which term you’re most comfortable with, it’s a good sign that leaders are seriously considering taking advantage of the power of modern technologies to transform their businesses. An investment in IT is no longer considered… Read more »

Reimagining Risk Management in a Constantly Changing Environment

Deloitte has published an interesting and useful piece, Reimagine Risk: Thrive in your Evolving Ecosystem based on its 2019 survey of risk management. The paper makes some good points, including: In environments of change, professionals in a range of endeavours often fail to understand risks and their roles in managing them. A lack of awareness… Read more »

Building Trust in Your Data, Insights and Decisions

Over the years, the adoption of advanced analytics and data visualization tools by enterprises in order to generate key insights that can support quality business performance decisions has considerably evolved. Nonetheless, not all investments in this arena are producing the desired outcomes. Although significant sums of money, resources and time have been channeled towards data… Read more »

Converting Data Into Insights: The Right Technology Alone is No Guarantee of Success

The fact that technology is playing an increasingly significant role in executing many traditional finance tasks while at the same time generating greater insights that drive business performance is irrefutable. However, even though many organizations are significantly investing in advanced data and analytics technologies, majority of these investments are reportedly yielding disappointing returns. This is… Read more »