You can change your organization with this little tool

In order for digital transformation to succeed, organizations require employees not only to do something different overnight. Rather, employees are increasingly being called upon to take responsibility for shaping the future of the organization. For many, this is new, as a rather Taylorist culture has prevailed up to now, in which employees had to function … Weiterlesen You can change your organization with this little tool

How to develop a digital mindset with decision dilemmas

You give me a dollar for every time I hear the word "mindset change," and I'd be rich. Whether it's the development of an agile culture, the development of digital competencies or a specific change process. Mindset is a very popular buzzword. But changing universal mindsets in companies is a Herculean task. In this article … Weiterlesen How to develop a digital mindset with decision dilemmas

It is important to avoid these five typical conversation disrupters for effective cooperation

Communication is very difficult. There are therefore numerous courses that aim to promote the ability to interact between people. These courses teach content such as the four pages of a message or practice active listening. Unfortunately, too little attention is paid to so-called "conversation disrupters". In the list below I have listed five typical conversation … Weiterlesen It is important to avoid these five typical conversation disrupters for effective cooperation

5 elementary strategies for personal digital transformation

The digital transformation is slowly arriving in the large Swiss corporations. In the last 5 years, the cost savings and transformation programs in Switzerland have increased noticeably. While the Swiss banks have been stuck in restructuring since the financial crisis a good 10 years ago, the transformation efforts in former Swiss corporate pearls have only … Weiterlesen 5 elementary strategies for personal digital transformation

How to develop the digital skills your organization really needs

In recent months I have often been asked how digital competences can be developed. The question was not so much the didactic aspect, but rather how the organisational problem of "digital competences" can be tackled and effectively solved. I would therefore like to briefly summarise my experience on this issue. With this approach, the development … Weiterlesen How to develop the digital skills your organization really needs

13 measures to ensure that the development of digital skills succeeds

Some time ago, I posted the Digital Fitness Check on the Internet to ask my extended network how fit it feels in relevant digital competencies. Thanks to SurveyMonkey, the latest results are always available here. An interim evaluation of the DFC at the stand of about 100 respondents leads to the following theses: The main … Weiterlesen 13 measures to ensure that the development of digital skills succeeds

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