All too often fitness centers, medical providers, colleges, and organizations in many other industries seek to distinguish themselves only on the quality, convenience, and experience of what they sell, say the authors. It’s not that those things aren’t important. But they matter only as means to the ends that people
Companies often assume that if they embrace digital technology in any way, they’re digitally transforming their business. As a result, they often make only ad hoc changes and investments in the digital arena, with ineffectual results. This article provides an introduction to four distinct tiers of digital transformation, each of
After a year of disruption and unexpectedly rapid transformation, CEOs are reassessing mindsets as well as business operations, aiming for both agility and resilience as they look to the months ahead. Introduction: Adapting To Disruption When I speak with CEOs, they leave no doubt that they have been thrown into
Succeeding in digital transformation begins with platform selection – finding the right constellation of basic apps plus the ability to rapidly regenerate error-free, running code to support a business’ changing processes. Small and midsize businesses’ front office software is under-configured for a digital transformation. Many companies have old software suites
Almost daily we are seeing some new piece of news regarding the impact of the global chip shortage. To many, it feels like this came out of nowhere, but in reality, this has been a potential outcome for some time. Government trade restrictions, issues in production, and the Covid-19 pandemic
Alessandro De Luca, the CIO of Merck Healthcare at Merck Group, delivered the keynote “Merck’s Digital Transformation: The Journey to a Connected Healthcare Experience” at the Technology Insight Summit in Europe. De Luca discussed the potential of smart hospitals, the app-based future of medicine, digital therapeutics, virtual medicines, and more.
Does your brand need a digital marketing transformation? These days, most brands need a digital presence and outreach plan. A strong online and social media presence is essential to keep your brand top-of-mind with current and potential customers. If your brand is still largely brick-and-mortar, you can benefit from moving
Fernando Machado, Global Chief Marketing Officer at Burger King, shared great insights to our attendees during the Digital Marketing – Digital Retail Transformation Assembly Gala Dinner at The Fairmont Dallas. The Millennium Alliance is a leading technology, business, and educational advisory firm. Focusing primarily in areas such as business transformation,
“At a roundtable, chief information officers from leading health systems agreed that digital technologies must play an important role in meeting the challenges of the post-pandemic world. Because virtual care is now part of the new normal, health systems must construct a stronger support infrastructure that includes organizational, financial, and
The Retired CMO of Chic-fil-A, Steve, Robinson, delivered the Gala Dinner Keynote Address at The Digital Marketing/Digital Retail Transformation Assembly at The Fairmont Dallas, Tx. He is responsible for the chain’s marketing, advertising, and brand development, and menu development strategies for all Restaurant concepts. He is a member of the
Nik Puri, SVP IT at FedEx keynote speech from GDS Groups Technology Insight Summit. Disruption is nothing new. What’s different today is the speed at which disruption is happening – particularly when it comes to technology which is addressed at our GDS Summits. 72% of Fortune 500 CEOs cite the
From shoes to bits – Learning across industries on digital transformation. Lars Kristian Stråtveit, VP Digital Marketing at Telenor speaking at the NG Telecoms Summit. GDS Group is a global events, research and technology services company dedicated to helping clients meet the challenges posed by a fast-moving, disruptive business environment.