The organizational consequences of an insurer’s digital transformation

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Digital transformation is driving improvements within insurance companies, boosting productivity, improving the customer experience, creating efficiencies throughout organizations, and enabling actionable insights using analytics and big data. But as an industry, we’ve been focusing on the technologies, rather than on digital transformation’s effect on each company’s work culture. The digital transformation journey has an impact […]

Six personas in innovation cultures

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The cultural variances of innovation are not unlike cross-cultural variances around the world.  Even in cultures that speak the same language we can miss nuances that are the difference between success and failure. So much like the application of emotional intelligence and cultural intelligence, organizations must study the “other IQ” in the form of Innovation […]

A rant about corporate mission statements

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There are precious few things in my career that I have learned to avoid more than mission statement meetings.  It always shocked me that people actually volunteered for them. It seemed to me that it was the equivalent of prisoners volunteering to do community clean-up patrols to get outside the walls of the prison for […]

En matière d’environnement aussi « les petits ruisseaux font les grandes rivières »

Le 22 avril dernier, plus de 30 employés de DXC Technology France ont participé à une activité aussi ludique qu’utile : nous avons ramassé les déchets en bord de Seine à bord de canoës ! Cet évènement, organisé par la Surfrider Foundation Europe, avait comme but de réduire et prévenir la pollution de nos mers et océans, […]

Taking care of the earth, one river at a time

Earth Day Seine River DXC Blogs

After my recent Earth Day post, colleagues from around DXC Technology reached out to share how they supported the global event. I am turning this post over to my colleague Frederique Nicoli Ly, to report how she and colleagues spent the day helping out in Paris. On April 22, more than 30 French DXC employees participated […]

Why cocktail-napkin deals inspire agility

Partner integration CSC Blogs

Breaking up may be hard to do, but for global enterprises, honeymoons may be even more challenging. In a new study from PwC entitled Joint Ventures and Strategic Alliances: Examining the keys to success, almost 60% of CEOs reported that they were planning to enter into a new strategic alliance or joint venture (JV) in 2016. […]

Applying Cross-Cultural BRM Dimensions to Corporate IT

I’ve spent most of my professional life having not experienced “domestic” other than having the U.S. as my mailing address. The rest of my career was focused outside the country launching IT-related media operations around the world and teaching international enterprises how to market technologies in those countries without making embarrassing mistakes. Over the past […]