Frictionless enterprise as a platform – avoiding Uberization

Want to avoid Uberization? Frictionless enterprise shows how you can apply connected digital technologies to transform into a networked business platform. The inexorable progress of what many people today call ‘Uberization’ is top…

Mastering the Digital Innovation Challenge

Digital innovation can require carefully balancing new capabilities and core competencies. A new article from the upcoming spring issue of MIT SMR examines how Volvo Cars pursued it's vision for digital innovation — while keeping the core…

EU Digital Entrepreneurship Monitor

EU is setting up a Digital Entrepreneurship Monitor portal to foster the knowledge base on the state of play and evolution of Digital Transformation in Europe. The site provides a monitoring mechanism to examine key trends in Digital Entrepreneurship,…

The Digital Economy and Society Index (DESI) 2017

The 2017 Digital Economy and Society Index (DESI) shows that the EU is making progress but the gap between top digital players and lower-performing countries is still too wide. More efforts and investments are needed to make the most of the…

Analytics as a Source of Business Innovation and Competitive Advantage

New MIT research reveals that the use of analytics helps companies beat the competition. The study identifies several factors behind this, including: wider dispersion of analytics within companies as well as a stronger focus on specialized,…

Digital Transformation: Are Your Ready for the Change?

Managers often lose sight of the essentials because digital business is changing so quickly, and because the responsibility for digital transformation is now often handled by different executives with little experience. Why do managers…

What to Expect From Artificial Intelligence

To understand how advances in artificial intelligence are likely to change the workplace — and the work of managers — you need to know where AI delivers the most value. Major technology companies such as Apple, Google, and Amazon…

The e-Skills Manifesto

European Schoolnet and DIGITALEUROPE launched the fifth and final edition of the e-Skills Manifesto as final part of the eSkills for Jobs 2016 campaign. Europe urgently needs to build an eSkilled workforce Around the world, the contours…

Talks@Algebra - Donald Trump: The Cheers and Fears of Change and Uncertainty

Talks@Algebra guest speaker was professor Robert W. Ridlon from Kelley School of Business (IU) and lecturer at our IgBS e-Leadership MBA. He offered his take on the impact of Trump's policies on the international trade, economic growth and…