A successful business transformation involves tearing down walls – literally.
Digital transformation is not just about Technology. It also requires re-engineering the work environment to encourage Collaboration and innovation. It can be challenging for employees to “think outside the box” when they’re inside a cubicle all day. Strict hours and a lack of technology tools are also frequent barriers for high performing teams.
A recent CIO Roundtable, hosted by IT World Canada and sponsored by Rogers Communications, discussed strategies to address these challenges. Tracey Laurence, Rogers vice president of IT services, said that creating the ideal working environment is like building a “three-legged stool” comprised of:
- A flexible, open office environment
- Technology such as mobile devices and apps to enable secure collaboration
- Cultural or behavioural change.
Read more: http://www.itworldcanada.com/article/workplace-tearing-down-walls-builds-up-collaboration/386683#ixzz4LDlHgrJm
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