Tag Archive | leadership

Digital Leadership Challenges and Opportunities

Digital Leadership Challenges and Opportunities

Digital leadership is about empowering others to lead and creating self-organized teams. Leadership is no longer hierarchical – it needs participation, involvement and contribution from everyone.

via World Economic Forum

The Antihero Leaders of Digital Transformation

The Antihero Leaders of Digital Transformation

Transformational change often requires leaders to adopt an “antihero” style, characterized by empathy, humility, self-awareness, flexibility, and an ability to acknowledge uncertainty.

via Strategy+Business

Fearless CMOs Embrace Change, Reject Mediocrity


Chief Marketing Officers (CMOs) have a choice, embrace the future or cling to the past. To succeed today, they have to abandon mass-media thinking and resist the urge to squander their budgets on trivial advertising or paid media.

via Digital Polymath

How Savvy CIOs Can Adapt to Digital Disruption

How Savvy CIOs Can Adapt to Digital Disruption

CIOs must adopt an adaptive operating model — being agile will not be enough to succeed in the future. The IT organization’s capabilities, structures, governance, and leadership must support the firm’s capacity to reconfigure underlying business concepts.”

via Forrester

Why Digital Transformation Requires People to Change

Why Digital Transformation Requires People to Change

According to Gartner, a proactive and adaptive culture is a critical asset and some CIOs will likely play a role in establishing the right mindsets and practices within their organizations. Gartner predicts that by 2021, some CIOs will be as responsible for culture change as chief HR officers (CHROs).

via Digital Lifescapes

Why Nations Need a Chief Technology Officer

Why Nations Need a Chief Technology Officer

The profound impact that 5G will have on the world is hard to overestimate. It is a platform for innovation that will bring about a wave of new opportunities and economic growth to nations in every corner of the globe. Here’s why they need a CTO role.

via World Economic Forum

4 Proven Digital Business Leadership Traits

4 Proven Digital Business Leadership Traits

“It takes more than an understanding of technology to be a digital hero in a fourth industrial revolution (4IR) global environment. Organizations will need leaders with technological smarts and the skills to drive transformation.”

via World Economic Forum