Don't Do Digital. Be Digital.

Bottom line? You don’t become a digital business by treating digital as a project or relegating it to a special team. Digital is a mindset—not a destination—and it must be universal.

Digital transformation projects fail. In reality, digital transformation is just a buzzwordnot a real, lasting result. In our view, you don't "do" digital transformation. You either run a digital business, or you don't. 

Here's what we mean by that:

  • Digital businesses aren't operated in siloes. It takes a common vision, an agile way of working, and a universal digital mindset to become a digital business. It starts by working in agile, multidisciplinary, product-oriented teams to design and build integrated experiences that are fluid between the analog and digital. This is what creates impact that lasts. 
  • Technology is just the beginning of becoming a digital business. Implementing the right digital solutions — ones that are also flexible, scalable, and secure — requires understanding and addressing your business challenges more than your technical needs.
  • Becoming a digital business isn’t a one-and-done project — and isn’t a destination. It’s a never-ending process and moves from one end of the enterprise to the other. It shouldn't be onerous. It should be tackled iteratively, emphasizing quick wins and influencing change by doing.  
  • Digital progress isn’t about how good the technology is. It’s about evolving the entire organization on your journey to be digital. Focus on the end-user, creating thoughtfully crafted products and experiences that rely on data-driven insights and are designed with driving speed-to-value, loyalty, and connection.

Transforming Digital Thinking

It takes digital thinking to drive real change and become a truly digital business. That means working in an agile, iterative, and data-driven way. Becoming a business that “thinks digital” requires a partner with expertise in both technology and your industry. And keeping the user at the center of every decision you make.

When you stop treating "digital transformation" as a destination or project to be done by a single team, you can unlock transformational results. Ready to stop doing digital transformation and start becoming a digital business? Read on.

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