CIOs’ responses to digital imperatives highlight gaps in skills and trust

RESEARCH REPORT // FREE

MWD Advisors conducted an in-depth CIO study in spring 2017. It shows that as organisations embark on the journey of digital transformation, IT functions need to step up their game – regaining trust with the business and upskilling in key disciplines such as customer experience, business architecture and innovation. Top Takeaways CIOs are positioning themselves […]

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The Shape of Innovation // Ep.3: Telefonica UK’s CIO on how he runs his Innovation Lab

The shape of business innovation has changed radically over the past 30 years. This podcast series explores the changing shape of innovation through conversations with real-world innovation practitioners and leaders. In this 33’04” episode of our innovation practitioners’ podcast, Research Director Neil Ward-Dutton talks to Telefonica UK’s CIO, Brendan O’Rourke, about how he runs his Innovation Lab. Topics […]

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We’re listed on G-Cloud 9

We’re delighted to announce that MWD Advisors has been awarded a place on the G-Cloud 9 framework to provide services to UK Government, and six of our packaged consulting offerings  – covering our standard range, from Orientation workshops to Vendor Selection Assistance and Capability Benchmarking – are now available on the GOV.UK Digital Marketplace. You can […]

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The Shape of Innovation // Ep.2 : innovation in insurance, and how failure can mean success

The shape of business innovation has changed radically over the past 30 years. This podcast series explores the changing shape of innovation through conversations with real-world innovation practitioners and leaders. In this 30’37” episode of our innovation practitioners’ podcast, Research Director Neil Ward-Dutton talks to innovation leader Rod Willmott about his experience of innovation in the insurance industry […]

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The Shape of Innovation // Ep.1 : Introducing…

The shape of business innovation has changed radically over the past 30 years. This podcast series explores the changing shape of innovation through conversations with real-world innovation practitioners and leaders. In this opening 23’33” episode of our new innovation podcast, Research Director Neil Ward-Dutton talks to Principal Analysts Angela Ashenden and Craig Wentworth about their innovation research. […]

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bpmNEXT: Pushing the boundaries of BPM

COMMENTARY

Long-term community members and customers will have seen us write about bpmNEXT. It’s a one-of-a-kind event, held every year in the US and bringing together a cluster of quasi-competitive technology vendors, consultants and industry analysts. At bpmNEXT, instead of tearing each other’s throats out as you might expect, the delegates present their latest work, share […]

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Content-Centric: The New School of Collaboration Tools

The rapidly evolving cloud-based digital world has changed expectations of how people engage with each other – particularly how content is ‘put to work’ across an extended enterprise that often encompasses consultants, partners, suppliers, customers, etc. as well as employees on site. All these changing workflows and work styles require a change in outlook when […]

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The changing shape of corporate IT

Are IT organisations successfully responding to today’s IT and business trends? Digital technologies and business products, services, processes and models are more intertwined than ever. Whether you want to think of the impacts of cloud platforms, machine learning, robotic automation, citizen developers or DevOps (or any of a dozen other things) it’s easy to see that the opportunities, challenges […]

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How to Approach Digital Transformation with Innovation Management

Are you embracing digital transformation? It’s really important to understand that digital transformation is about more than just embracing new technology. It’s about changing the way your business approaches change itself – and innovation management has a huge role to play. On March 7th at 4pm UK / 5pm CET / 11am Eastern, in a webinar […]

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The State of Corporate Innovation in 2017 – Learn From Your Peers

Innovation is something that every organisation claims to be focused on – but what’s really going on? Where are organisations forging ahead, and where are they struggling? What are the things that commonly go wrong, and how can you avoid those pitfalls? Drawing on brand-new research insights from MWD Advisors’ online innovation capability benchmarking tool, MWD […]

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