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

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

How agile competence management succeeds in digital transformation – and why it’s no longer really about competences

The digital transformation has arrived in HR. Processes are being digitized to become more efficient. New concepts such as Holacracy or OKR are being experimented to become more agile. And the development of digital skills are discussed in order to make employees fit for the digital world, so that the organisation will still exist in … Weiterlesen How agile competence management succeeds in digital transformation – and why it’s no longer really about competences

How digital skills can be developed holistically in organizations

I have already published several articles on digital skills development in this blog. And with each article I want to share new experiences that I have gained either in practice or through research. In this article I would like to bring my 3-level model (cf. Krapf, 2017) of digital competences into an overall context, so … Weiterlesen How digital skills can be developed holistically in organizations

An experiment aimed at fostering a learning culture

How would we work if we were completely free to choose? How can individual autonomy and team collaboration be aligned in the best possible way? Do we need rules and guidelines to install new ways of working or are mutual respect and situational communication strong enough as mediators? That’s exactly the question that the initiators … Weiterlesen An experiment aimed at fostering a learning culture

A short guide on how to measure digital transformation

I was recently asked how the digital transformation can actually be measured. My inner voice first instinctively told me: Digital Transformation cannot be measured since it is too complex for a few KPI to show whether the organizational change is successful. But this reflex does not do justice to the problem. Measuring and identifying progress … Weiterlesen A short guide on how to measure digital transformation