The new knowledge work – Fail Fast, Fail Early applies to all

Many have heard of the Silicon Valley Mantra: Fail fast, fail early. But many put the mantra in the drawer of keywords for the innovation or marketing department. We must all fail sooner and faster. Why? And how? - I would like to elaborate on that in this article. Quickly test, reject and develop new … Weiterlesen The new knowledge work – Fail Fast, Fail Early applies to all

How fit are you for the digital world? Take the Digital Fitness Check

In my research on digital skill, I learned about many competency models. When I later was asked to set up a digital skills programme, I had to translate all this theory into practice. Thereby, a first starting point was the division of "digital skills" into different levels (Krapf, 2017; Krapf 2018a; Krapf 2018b). This division … Weiterlesen How fit are you for the digital world? Take the Digital Fitness Check

A short review of the 9 most read articles in 2018

I have been running my blog since 2011, at that time with the purpose of marketing my novel. Subsequently, this platform became more and more my virtual learning diary. At the latest with the admission of my doctoral thesis I shared my experiences at regular intervals. The focus was always on recording what I had … Weiterlesen A short review of the 9 most read articles in 2018

How the paradigm shift towards digital transformation can be initiated

The digital transformation in the sense of the Fourth Industrial Revolution is not comparable to the digitalization that characterized the Third Industrial Revolution. Although the two terms are sometimes used synonymously in everyday use, digital transformation, in contrast to digitalization, means a higher rate of change, a broader extent of change and a greater impact … Weiterlesen How the paradigm shift towards digital transformation can be initiated

Future Work Experience – An experiment to foster culture transformation

Home office seems to lead a zombie life. Not really dead, but not really alive either. People have been talking about it for decades, even if it wasn't always called that way. In the past, for example, teleworking was synonymous and today home office is an elementary component in the terms "Work Smart" or "Future … Weiterlesen Future Work Experience – An experiment to foster culture transformation

How agile performance management accelerates agile transformation

Many companies are currently in the process of initiating an agile transformation. The IT department is often the pioneer by replacing traditional ways of working with agile methodologies such as Scrum or SAFe. This is followed by business units that are linked to IT in such a way that they become part of interdisciplinary cooperation. … Weiterlesen How agile performance management accelerates agile transformation