It’s widely documented that the large majority of digital transformations fail. I’ve studied these failures and the few successes on record, and there’s a significant factor determining which way it’ll go that’s not spoken about enough. The core problem of digital transformation is the problem any organisation or institution, public or private sector, faces when … Continue reading INSIGHT: The Transformational Leader’s Paradox
In 1988, LEGO lost patent protection for its wildly popular and instantly recognisable toy block. By the early 2000s, the company's value had slipped as market share dwindled and attempts at innovation failed spectacularly. In 2004, in a dramatic attempt to save the floundering family enterprise, the then CEO stepped down. He made the oddly … Continue reading NEWS: What LEGO Can Teach Us About Digital Transformation (A New Keynote)
Is there a word in the business lexicon that we can interpret in more ways than “digital”? Is digital a thing? A set of things? Is it a way of doing things? Something you can buy or build? Is digital an ideal, or a belief, or set of values? And is this an important question … Continue reading INSIGHT: What Do You Really Mean by Digital?
An internationally renowned technology entrepreneur, Rapelang has amassed over 15 years’ experience building innovative technologies.
Mike is globally recognised for his provoking insights into disruption-driven change, leadership and culture in the digital age.
Lerato is the managing director of Chromatic consulting, a diversity and inclusion specialist, facilitator, and keynote speaker.
As if the broad topics of digital disruption and digital transformation weren't already disorienting enough, the underlying components and innovations that drive these trends are intimidating in their own right. Phrases like big data, blockchain, artificial intelligence, augmented reality and a host of others like them are tossed around the boardroom table like Uno cards, … Continue reading INSIGHT: Explaining the DARWIN Framework
We've partnered with the team at GIBS to produce an online masterclass geared toward upskilling business leaders and decision-makers with the tools to make better digital decisions. The course promotes our Spectrum of Digital Transformation and DARWIN models in five, easy to access and follow video modules. To find out more or sign up, click … Continue reading NEWS: GIBS Online Masterclass – Digital Transformation Strategy for Business Leaders